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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 3:28:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 03:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 06' North, Longitude: 66° 50' West

The ground speed is currently 449.55 meters/second, 1618.4 kilometres/hour, 1005.6 miles/hour or 873.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 48.6"1005.53 miWest0° 11' 21.6"13.01 miNorth1005.56 mi
24 hours10° 50' 29.4"749.41 miEast4° 25' 59.1"304.61 miNorth807.28 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MitúFri 10:28 PM389 km242 miles210 nmWest-southwest WSW
Puerto AyacuchoFri 10:58 PM403 km250 miles218 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San Fernando de ApureFri 10:58 PM643 km400 miles347 nmNorth N
Ciudad GuayanaFri 10:58 PM827 km514 miles447 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogotaFri 10:28 PM850 km528 miles459 nmWest-northwest WNW
ValenciaFri 10:58 PM901 km560 miles486 nmNorth N
BarquisimetoFri 10:58 PM923 km573 miles498 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CaracasFri 10:58 PM928 km577 miles501 nmNorth N
ManausFri 11:28 PM953 km592 miles515 nmSoutheast SE
IquitosFri 10:28 PM963 km599 miles520 nmSouthwest SW

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