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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 40%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, June 11, 2012 at 10:43 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, June 19, 2012 at 3:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 33' North, Longitude: 60° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.35 meters/second, 1614.1 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 34.0"16.71 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 33' 58.0"1002.83 miwest0° 10' 52.9"12.46 minorth1002.75 mi
24 hours10° 25' 19.1"717.53 mieast4° 11' 13.7"287.74 minorth770.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LindenTue 6:42 AM259 km161 miles140 nmEast-northeast ENE
Boa VistaTue 6:42 AM299 km186 miles162 nmSouth S
GeorgetownTue 6:42 AM300 km186 miles162 nmEast-northeast ENE
New AmsterdamTue 6:42 AM345 km214 miles186 nmEast-northeast ENE
Nieuw NickerieTue 7:42 AM397 km247 miles215 nmEast E
Ciudad BolívarTue 6:12 AM437 km271 miles236 nmNorthwest NW
San FernandoTue 6:42 AM532 km331 miles288 nmNorth N
MaturínTue 6:12 AM547 km340 miles295 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChaguanasTue 6:42 AM557 km346 miles301 nmNorth N
Port of SpainTue 6:42 AM574 km356 miles310 nmNorth N
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