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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: 82%

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 Friday, November 23, 2012 at 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 57' North, Longitude: 45° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.84 meters/second, 1605.0 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.3"16.62 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 33' 21.1"997.26 miwest0° 10' 08.4"11.61 minorth997.12 mi
24 hours10° 42' 35.1"733.77 mieast3° 50' 56.1"264.55 minorth776.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneFri 8:24 PM816 km507 miles441 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniFri 8:24 PM971 km603 miles524 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboFri 8:24 PM1084 km673 miles585 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémFri 8:24 PM1087 km676 miles587 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownFri 7:24 PM1393 km866 miles752 nmWest W
FortalezaFri 8:24 PM1509 km938 miles815 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BridgetownFri 7:24 PM1637 km1017 miles884 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainFri 7:24 PM1774 km1102 miles958 nmWest W
KingstownFri 7:24 PM1805 km1121 miles974 nmWest-northwest WNW
CastriesFri 7:24 PM1810 km1125 miles977 nmWest-northwest WNW
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