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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: 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 AM67 km42 miles36 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ciudad OjedaThu 9:58 AM158 km98 miles85 nmWest W
MaracaiboThu 9:58 AM198 km123 miles107 nmWest-northwest WNW
ValenciaThu 9:58 AM206 km128 miles111 nmEast E
WillemstadThu 10:28 AM225 km140 miles121 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OranjestadThu 10:28 AM244 km152 miles132 nmNorth N
MaracayThu 9:58 AM262 km163 miles142 nmEast E
CaracasThu 9:58 AM326 km202 miles176 nmEast E
San Fernando de ApureThu 9:58 AM374 km232 miles202 nmSoutheast SE
CúcutaThu 9:28 AM393 km244 miles212 nmSouthwest SW
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