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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 02:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 27' North, Longitude: 48° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.08 meters/second, 1609.5 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 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' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 32' 56.0"1000.06 miwest0° 10' 43.2"12.28 minorth999.95 mi
24 hours10° 51' 05.3"745.92 mieast4° 05' 43.9"281.48 minorth793.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneSat 11:58 PM406 km252 miles219 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniSat 11:58 PM567 km353 miles306 nmWest W
ParamariboSat 11:58 PM687 km427 miles371 nmWest W
BelémSat 11:58 PM876 km544 miles473 nmSouth S
Nieuw NickerieSat 11:58 PM887 km551 miles479 nmWest W
New AmsterdamSat 10:58 PM943 km586 miles509 nmWest W
GeorgetownSat 10:58 PM1015 km630 miles548 nmWest W
BridgetownSat 10:58 PM1377 km856 miles744 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainSat 10:58 PM1454 km903 miles785 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint George'sSat 10:58 PM1532 km952 miles827 nmWest-northwest WNW
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