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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: 100%

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 Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 22' North, Longitude: 41° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.16 meters/second, 1609.8 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.67 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 32' 56.0"1000.23 miwest0° 10' 44.3"12.30 minorth1000.13 mi
24 hours10° 51' 00.4"745.95 mieast4° 06' 15.8"282.09 minorth794.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BelémSat 11:28 PM1145 km712 miles618 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaSat 11:28 PM1172 km728 miles633 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CayenneSat 11:28 PM1186 km737 miles640 nmWest W
ParamariboSat 11:28 PM1490 km926 miles804 nmWest W
RecifeSat 11:28 PM1770 km1100 miles956 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GeorgetownSat 10:28 PM1819 km1130 miles982 nmWest W
BridgetownSat 10:28 PM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSat 11:28 PM2168 km1347 miles1170 nmSouth S
PraiaSun 1:28 AM2203 km1369 miles1189 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port of SpainSat 10:28 PM2229 km1385 miles1204 nmWest-northwest WNW
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