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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 03:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 34' North
Longitude: 58° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.98 meters/second, 1609.1 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"999.82 miwest0° 10' 41.8"12.25 minorth999.71 mi
24 hours10° 51' 12.2"745.87 mieast4° 05' 01.1"280.66 minorth793.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GeorgetownSat 11:38 PM64 km40 miles35 nmEast-northeast ENE
LindenSat 11:38 PM77 km48 miles41 nmSoutheast SE
New AmsterdamSat 11:38 PM135 km84 miles73 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nieuw NickerieSun 12:38 AM201 km125 miles109 nmEast-southeast ESE
ParamariboSun 12:38 AM399 km248 miles216 nmEast-southeast ESE
Boa VistaSat 11:38 PM469 km291 miles253 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San FernandoSat 11:38 PM511 km318 miles276 nmNorthwest NW
ChaguanasSat 11:38 PM529 km329 miles286 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniSun 12:38 AM530 km329 miles286 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port of SpainSat 11:38 PM547 km340 miles296 nmNorthwest NW
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