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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 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 05' North, Longitude: 64° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.56 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' 48.5"1005.62 miwest0° 11' 21.8"13.01 minorth1005.64 mi
24 hours10° 50' 30.7"749.50 mieast4° 26' 04.9"304.74 minorth807.42 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 11:18 PM450 km279 miles243 nmEast E
Puerto AyacuchoFri 10:48 PM514 km319 miles277 nmNorthwest NW
Ciudad BolívarFri 10:48 PM681 km423 miles368 nmNorth N
San Fernando de ApureFri 10:48 PM713 km443 miles385 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManausFri 11:18 PM774 km481 miles418 nmSoutheast SE
LindenFri 11:18 PM835 km519 miles451 nmEast-northeast ENE
Georgetown (Guyana)Fri 11:18 PM893 km555 miles482 nmNortheast NE
New AmsterdamFri 11:18 PM919 km571 miles496 nmEast-northeast ENE
Nieuw NickerieSat 12:18 AM955 km593 miles516 nmEast-northeast ENE
CaracasFri 10:48 PM962 km598 miles520 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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