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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: 74%
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 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 45' North
Longitude: 58° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.15 meters/second, 1616.9 km/hour, 1004.7 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' 18.4"1004.71 miwest0° 10' 55.3"12.51 minorth1004.68 mi
24 hours10° 39' 18.5"735.51 mieast4° 13' 47.4"290.67 minorth788.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Boa VistaThu 7:34 PM248 km154 miles134 nmWest-southwest WSW
LindenThu 7:34 PM256 km159 miles138 nmNorth N
New AmsterdamThu 7:34 PM305 km189 miles165 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Nieuw NickerieThu 8:34 PM306 km190 miles165 nmNortheast NE
GeorgetownThu 7:34 PM344 km214 miles186 nmNorth N
ParamariboThu 8:34 PM452 km281 miles244 nmEast-northeast ENE
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniThu 8:34 PM551 km342 miles297 nmEast-northeast ENE
CayenneThu 8:34 PM716 km445 miles387 nmEast E
ManausThu 7:34 PM773 km480 miles418 nmSouth S
San FernandoThu 7:34 PM786 km488 miles424 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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