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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: 5%
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 Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 08' South
Longitude: 63° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.72 meters/second, 1611.8 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.69 miwest0° 00' 12.6"0.24 misouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 29' 13.4"1001.46 miwest0° 12' 40.3"14.51 misouth1001.49 mi
24 hours12° 33' 40.0"868.32 mieast5° 01' 47.4"345.64 misouth932.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManausSat 10:18 AM446 km277 miles241 nmEast-southeast ESE
Boa VistaSat 10:18 AM656 km408 miles354 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Puerto AyacuchoSat 9:48 AM956 km594 miles516 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoSat 10:18 AM969 km602 miles523 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownSat 10:18 AM1178 km732 miles636 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ParamariboSat 11:18 AM1311 km815 miles708 nmNortheast NE
BogotaSat 9:18 AM1356 km843 miles732 nmWest-northwest WNW
CaracasSat 9:48 AM1435 km892 miles775 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port of SpainSat 10:18 AM1439 km894 miles777 nmNorth N
CayenneSat 11:18 AM1507 km936 miles814 nmEast-northeast ENE
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