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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 14:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 45' North
Longitude: 58° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.30 meters/second, 1606.7 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' 15.5"998.29 miwest0° 11' 57.8"13.70 misouth998.56 mi
24 hours11° 58' 44.7"824.49 mieast4° 56' 30.2"339.57 misouth894.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LindenFri 10:28 AM29 km18 miles16 nmNorth N
New AmsterdamFri 10:28 AM100 km62 miles54 nmEast-northeast ENE
GeorgetownFri 10:28 AM117 km73 miles63 nmNorth N
Nieuw NickerieFri 11:28 AM145 km90 miles78 nmEast E
ParamariboFri 11:28 AM345 km215 miles187 nmEast E
Boa VistaFri 10:28 AM420 km261 miles227 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniFri 11:28 AM472 km293 miles255 nmEast E
San FernandoFri 10:28 AM611 km380 miles330 nmNorthwest NW
ChaguanasFri 10:28 AM629 km391 miles340 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Ciudad BolívarFri 9:58 AM638 km397 miles345 nmWest-northwest WNW
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