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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 = Sunday, September 30, 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 03:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 32' North, Longitude: 55° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.01 meters/second, 1609.2 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.66 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miNorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 32' 55.9"999.81 miWest0° 10' 42.2"12.26 miNorth999.71 mi
24 hours10° 51' 10.2"745.83 miEast4° 05' 13.1"280.87 miNorth793.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ParamariboSun 12:28 AM122 km76 miles66 nmSoutheast SE
Nieuw NickerieSun 12:28 AM128 km80 miles69 nmWest-southwest WSW
New AmsterdamSat 11:28 PM171 km107 miles93 nmWest W
GeorgetownSat 11:28 PM241 km150 miles130 nmWest W
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniSun 12:28 AM246 km153 miles133 nmEast-southeast ESE
LindenSat 11:28 PM258 km160 miles139 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSun 12:28 AM443 km275 miles239 nmEast-southeast ESE
Boa VistaSat 11:28 PM662 km411 miles357 nmSouthwest SW
San FernandoSat 11:28 PM730 km454 miles394 nmNorthwest NW
ScarboroughSat 11:28 PM732 km455 miles395 nmNorthwest NW

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