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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: 99%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 53' North, Longitude: 50° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.60 meters/second, 1618.6 km/hour, 1005.7 miles/hour or 874.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 47.6"1005.72 miwest0° 11' 22.8"13.03 minorth1005.75 mi
24 hours10° 50' 38.9"749.74 mieast4° 26' 43.1"305.47 minorth808.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MacapáFri 11:18 PM226 km141 miles122 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémFri 11:18 PM413 km256 miles223 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CayenneFri 11:18 PM416 km258 miles224 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniFri 11:18 PM588 km366 miles318 nmNorthwest NW
ParamariboFri 11:18 PM707 km440 miles382 nmNorthwest NW
Nieuw NickerieFri 11:18 PM883 km549 miles477 nmWest-northwest WNW
New AmsterdamFri 10:18 PM950 km591 miles513 nmWest-northwest WNW
LindenFri 10:18 PM1012 km629 miles546 nmWest-northwest WNW
GeorgetownFri 10:18 PM1044 km648 miles563 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausFri 10:18 PM1231 km765 miles665 nmWest-southwest WSW
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