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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.

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

UTC time = Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 2:28:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 8%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 14:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 18' North, Longitude: 69° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.46 meters/second, 1589.3 km/hour, 987.5 miles/hour or 858.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.46 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 30' 27.1"987.37 miWest0° 10' 40.0"12.22 miSouth987.72 mi
24 hours11° 50' 49.8"806.33 miEast4° 31' 56.6"311.48 miSouth868.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BarquisimetoThu 9:58 AM64 km40 miles35 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ciudad OjedaThu 9:58 AM161 km100 miles87 nmWest W
MaracaiboThu 9:58 AM197 km123 miles106 nmWest-northwest WNW
ValenciaThu 9:58 AM204 km127 miles110 nmEast E
WillemstadThu 10:28 AM225 km140 miles121 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaracayThu 9:58 AM248 km154 miles134 nmEast E
OranjestadThu 10:28 AM248 km154 miles134 nmNorth N
CaracasThu 9:58 AM326 km202 miles176 nmEast E
San Fernando de ApureThu 9:58 AM374 km232 miles202 nmSoutheast SE
CúcutaThu 9:28 AM394 km245 miles213 nmSouthwest SW

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