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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: 73%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 23:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 41' North
Longitude: 53° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.18 meters/second, 1617.1 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.3"16.75 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 33' 18.0"1004.78 miwest0° 10' 55.8"12.52 minorth1004.75 mi
24 hours10° 39' 19.7"735.58 mieast4° 14' 02.8"290.97 minorth788.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniThu 8:14 PM202 km126 miles109 nmNorth N
CayenneThu 8:14 PM216 km134 miles116 nmNortheast NE
ParamariboThu 8:14 PM279 km174 miles151 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nieuw NickerieThu 8:14 PM431 km268 miles233 nmNorthwest NW
New AmsterdamThu 7:14 PM498 km310 miles269 nmNorthwest NW
LindenThu 7:14 PM557 km346 miles301 nmWest-northwest WNW
GeorgetownThu 7:14 PM593 km368 miles320 nmNorthwest NW
SantarémThu 8:14 PM682 km424 miles368 nmSouth S
BelémThu 8:14 PM822 km510 miles444 nmSoutheast SE
ManausThu 7:14 PM1020 km634 miles551 nmSouthwest SW
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