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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: 97%

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 Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 22' North, Longitude: 58° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.02 meters/second, 1598.5 km/hour, 993.2 miles/hour or 863.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.55 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 33' 04.4"993.17 miwest0° 09' 51.1"11.29 minorth993.00 mi
24 hours10° 50' 45.4"740.29 mieast3° 42' 24.3"254.80 minorth778.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GeorgetownSat 10:18 PM284 km176 miles153 nmSouth S
ScarboroughSat 10:18 PM330 km205 miles178 nmNorthwest NW
San FernandoSat 10:18 PM357 km222 miles193 nmWest-northwest WNW
New AmsterdamSat 10:18 PM358 km222 miles193 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ChaguanasSat 10:18 PM360 km224 miles194 nmWest-northwest WNW
LindenSat 10:18 PM370 km230 miles200 nmSouth S
Port of SpainSat 10:18 PM375 km233 miles203 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nieuw NickerieSat 11:18 PM408 km253 miles220 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BridgetownSat 10:18 PM435 km270 miles235 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint George'sSat 10:18 PM477 km296 miles257 nmNorthwest NW
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