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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 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 03' North
Longitude: 62° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.57 meters/second, 1618.4 km/hour, 1005.6 miles/hour or 873.9 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' 48.2"1005.64 miwest0° 11' 21.9"13.02 minorth1005.66 mi
24 hours10° 50' 32.0"749.54 mieast4° 26' 11.3"304.86 minorth807.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Boa VistaFri 11:08 PM193 km120 miles104 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManausFri 11:08 PM623 km387 miles336 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LindenFri 11:08 PM624 km388 miles337 nmNortheast NE
GeorgetownFri 11:08 PM696 km433 miles376 nmNortheast NE
New AmsterdamFri 11:08 PM702 km436 miles379 nmNortheast NE
Nieuw NickerieSat 12:08 AM726 km451 miles392 nmNortheast NE
ParamariboSat 12:08 AM892 km554 miles481 nmEast-northeast ENE
San FernandoFri 11:08 PM915 km568 miles494 nmNorth N
ChaguanasFri 11:08 PM941 km585 miles508 nmNorth N
Port of SpainFri 11:08 PM955 km594 miles516 nmNorth N
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