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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: 93%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 55' North, Longitude: 44° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.43 meters/second, 1614.3 km/hour, 1003.1 miles/hour or 871.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.72 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 33' 14.7"1003.08 miwest0° 10' 48.3"12.37 minorth1003.02 mi
24 hours10° 43' 09.2"738.78 mieast4° 10' 02.4"286.39 minorth789.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BelémFri 9:36 PM843 km524 miles455 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneFri 9:36 PM888 km552 miles480 nmWest W
FortalezaFri 9:36 PM1152 km716 miles622 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ParamariboFri 9:36 PM1206 km749 miles651 nmWest W
GeorgetownFri 8:36 PM1547 km961 miles835 nmWest W
RecifeFri 9:36 PM1781 km1107 miles962 nmSoutheast SE
BridgetownFri 8:36 PM1908 km1186 miles1030 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausFri 8:36 PM1960 km1218 miles1058 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port of SpainFri 8:36 PM1998 km1242 miles1079 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownFri 8:36 PM2068 km1285 miles1117 nmWest-northwest WNW
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