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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 1:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 14, 2012 at 14:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 44' North, Longitude: 60° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.32 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"998.27 miwest0° 11' 58.1"13.71 misouth998.54 mi
24 hours11° 58' 49.0"824.56 mieast4° 56' 36.6"339.67 misouth894.13 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 AM241 km150 miles130 nmEast E
GeorgetownFri 10:38 AM278 km173 miles150 nmEast-northeast ENE
Boa VistaFri 10:38 AM320 km199 miles173 nmSouth S
New AmsterdamFri 10:38 AM327 km203 miles177 nmEast E
Nieuw NickerieFri 11:38 AM382 km237 miles206 nmEast E
Ciudad BolívarFri 10:08 AM435 km270 miles235 nmNorthwest NW
San FernandoFri 10:38 AM516 km321 miles279 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaturínFri 10:08 AM538 km334 miles291 nmNorthwest NW
ChaguanasFri 10:38 AM541 km336 miles292 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port of SpainFri 10:38 AM557 km346 miles301 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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