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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 4:08:00 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 04:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 40' North, Longitude: 65° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.90 meters/second, 1608.8 km/hour, 999.7 miles/hour or 868.7 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 miNorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 32' 55.7"999.57 miWest0° 10' 40.7"12.23 miNorth999.47 mi
24 hours10° 51' 17.4"745.79 miEast4° 04' 29.9"280.05 miNorth793.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Fernando de ApureSat 11:38 PM239 km148 miles129 nmNorthwest NW
Puerto AyacuchoSat 11:38 PM240 km149 miles130 nmWest-southwest WSW
Ciudad BolívarSat 11:38 PM288 km179 miles155 nmNortheast NE
MaturínSat 11:38 PM440 km273 miles237 nmNortheast NE
CaracasSat 11:38 PM444 km276 miles240 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaracaySat 11:38 PM449 km279 miles243 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ValenciaSat 11:38 PM464 km288 miles250 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BarquisimetoSat 11:38 PM549 km341 miles297 nmNorthwest NW
San FernandoSun 12:08 AM615 km382 miles332 nmNortheast NE
ChaguanasSun 12:08 AM636 km395 miles343 nmNortheast NE

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