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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
This phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 31' North, Longitude: 53° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.03 meters/second, 1609.3 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"999.94 miwest0° 10' 42.5"12.27 minorth999.83 mi
24 hours10° 51' 08.7"745.90 mieast4° 05' 22.5"281.07 minorth793.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniSun 12:18 AM114 km71 miles62 nmSouth S
ParamariboSun 12:18 AM165 km103 miles89 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSun 12:18 AM242 km150 miles131 nmSoutheast SE
Nieuw NickerieSun 12:18 AM354 km220 miles191 nmWest W
New AmsterdamSat 11:18 PM408 km253 miles220 nmWest W
GeorgetownSat 11:18 PM479 km297 miles258 nmWest W
LindenSat 11:18 PM493 km306 miles266 nmWest W
ScarboroughSat 11:18 PM917 km570 miles495 nmNorthwest NW
San FernandoSat 11:18 PM937 km582 miles506 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChaguanasSat 11:18 PM943 km586 miles509 nmWest-northwest WNW
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