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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 = Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 1:28:00 PM.

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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: 5%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 13:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 57' South, Longitude: 51° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.79 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.69 miWest0° 00' 12.6"0.24 miSouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 29' 15.9"1001.55 miWest0° 12' 40.1"14.51 miSouth1001.59 mi
24 hours12° 32' 30.6"867.03 miEast5° 02' 03.6"345.92 miSouth931.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MacapáSat 10:28 AM231 km143 miles124 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémSat 10:28 AM348 km216 miles188 nmEast E
SantarémSat 10:28 AM353 km219 miles191 nmWest W
São Félix do XinguSat 10:28 AM520 km323 miles281 nmSouth S
CayenneSat 10:28 AM767 km476 miles414 nmNorth N
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniSat 10:28 AM869 km540 miles469 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ParamariboSat 10:28 AM948 km589 miles512 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManausSat 9:28 AM949 km589 miles512 nmWest W
GeorgetownSat 9:28 AM1215 km755 miles656 nmNorthwest NW
FortalezaSat 10:28 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmEast E

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