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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 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 03:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 33' North, Longitude: 56° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.00 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"16.67 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 32' 55.9"999.88 miwest0° 10' 42.1"12.26 minorth999.77 mi
24 hours10° 51' 10.5"745.88 mieast4° 05' 11.8"280.87 minorth793.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Nieuw NickerieSun 12:28 AM104 km65 miles56 nmSouthwest SW
New AmsterdamSat 11:28 PM142 km88 miles77 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboSun 12:28 AM146 km91 miles79 nmEast-southeast ESE
GeorgetownSat 11:28 PM211 km131 miles114 nmWest W
LindenSat 11:28 PM229 km142 miles124 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniSun 12:28 AM273 km170 miles148 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneSun 12:28 AM471 km293 miles254 nmEast-southeast ESE
Boa VistaSat 11:28 PM641 km398 miles346 nmSouthwest SW
San FernandoSat 11:28 PM706 km439 miles381 nmNorthwest NW
ScarboroughSat 11:28 PM710 km441 miles384 nmNorthwest NW
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