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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: 12%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 13:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 04' North, Longitude: 61° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.91 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.70 miwest0° 00' 12.1"0.23 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"1001.89 miwest0° 12' 13.4"14.00 misouth1002.08 mi
24 hours12° 04' 26.8"834.04 mieast4° 59' 52.6"343.42 misouth902.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Boa VistaFri 9:18 AM91 km56 miles49 nmEast-southeast ESE
LindenFri 9:18 AM485 km301 miles262 nmNortheast NE
GeorgetownFri 9:18 AM555 km345 miles300 nmNortheast NE
New AmsterdamFri 9:18 AM564 km350 miles304 nmNortheast NE
Nieuw NickerieFri 10:18 AM592 km368 miles320 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ciudad BolívarFri 8:48 AM603 km375 miles326 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManausFri 9:18 AM704 km437 miles380 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Puerto AyacuchoFri 8:48 AM738 km459 miles399 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParamariboFri 10:18 AM766 km476 miles413 nmEast-northeast ENE
San FernandoFri 9:18 AM797 km495 miles430 nmNorth N
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