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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 1:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 14:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 17' North, Longitude: 70° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.47 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"987.44 miwest0° 10' 40.1"12.22 misouth987.80 mi
24 hours11° 50' 50.1"806.40 mieast4° 31' 58.2"311.52 misouth869.07 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 AM95 km59 miles51 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ciudad OjedaThu 9:58 AM128 km80 miles69 nmWest W
MaracaiboThu 9:58 AM170 km106 miles92 nmWest-northwest WNW
ValenciaThu 9:58 AM235 km146 miles127 nmEast E
WillemstadThu 10:28 AM240 km149 miles129 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OranjestadThu 10:28 AM245 km152 miles132 nmNorth N
MaracayThu 9:58 AM292 km181 miles158 nmEast E
CaracasThu 9:58 AM355 km221 miles192 nmEast E
CúcutaThu 9:28 AM371 km231 miles200 nmSouthwest SW
San Fernando de ApureThu 9:58 AM395 km245 miles213 nmSoutheast SE
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