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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 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 29' North
Longitude: 51° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.06 meters/second, 1609.4 km/hour, 1000.0 miles/hour or 869.0 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' 55.9"1000.00 miwest0° 10' 42.9"12.27 minorth999.89 mi
24 hours10° 51' 07.1"745.91 mieast4° 05' 33.3"281.28 minorth793.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneSun 12:08 AM199 km124 miles107 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniSun 12:08 AM309 km192 miles167 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboSun 12:08 AM421 km262 miles227 nmWest W
Nieuw NickerieSun 12:08 AM620 km385 miles335 nmWest W
New AmsterdamSat 11:08 PM675 km420 miles365 nmWest W
GeorgetownSat 11:08 PM747 km464 miles403 nmWest W
LindenSat 11:08 PM760 km472 miles410 nmWest W
BelémSun 12:08 AM936 km582 miles505 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BridgetownSat 11:08 PM1159 km720 miles626 nmNorthwest NW
Port of SpainSat 11:08 PM1202 km747 miles649 nmWest-northwest WNW
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