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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: 3%
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 Friday, September 14, 2012 at 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 47' North
Longitude: 55° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.28 meters/second, 1606.6 km/hour, 998.3 miles/hour or 867.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.64 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 15.6"998.23 miwest0° 11' 57.3"13.69 misouth998.50 mi
24 hours11° 58' 40.0"824.35 mieast4° 56' 23.1"339.44 misouth893.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ParamariboFri 11:18 AM78 km48 miles42 nmEast E
Nieuw NickerieFri 11:18 AM126 km78 miles68 nmWest W
New AmsterdamFri 10:18 AM190 km118 miles102 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniFri 11:18 AM206 km128 miles111 nmEast E
LindenFri 10:18 AM268 km166 miles144 nmWest W
GeorgetownFri 10:18 AM278 km173 miles150 nmWest-northwest WNW
CayenneFri 11:18 AM403 km250 miles218 nmEast-southeast ESE
Boa VistaFri 10:18 AM629 km391 miles340 nmWest-southwest WSW
San FernandoFri 10:18 AM792 km492 miles428 nmNorthwest NW
ScarboroughFri 10:18 AM802 km498 miles433 nmNorthwest NW
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