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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 14:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 43' North, Longitude: 60° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.33 meters/second, 1606.8 km/hour, 998.4 miles/hour or 867.6 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"998.35 miwest0° 11' 58.2"13.71 misouth998.61 mi
24 hours11° 58' 49.6"824.63 mieast4° 56' 37.4"339.71 misouth894.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LindenFri 10:38 AM271 km168 miles146 nmEast E
GeorgetownFri 10:38 AM306 km190 miles165 nmEast-northeast ENE
Boa VistaFri 10:38 AM318 km198 miles172 nmSouth S
New AmsterdamFri 10:38 AM357 km222 miles193 nmEast E
Nieuw NickerieFri 11:38 AM412 km256 miles222 nmEast E
Ciudad BolívarFri 10:08 AM412 km256 miles223 nmNorthwest NW
San FernandoFri 10:38 AM511 km317 miles276 nmNorth N
MaturínFri 10:08 AM522 km325 miles282 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChaguanasFri 10:38 AM536 km333 miles289 nmNorth N
Port of SpainFri 10:38 AM552 km343 miles298 nmNorth N
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