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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, November 23, 2012 at 11:36:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 82%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 23, 2012 at 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 59' North, Longitude: 48° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.80 meters/second, 1604.9 km/hour, 997.2 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' 21.0"997.11 miWest0° 10' 08.0"11.61 miNorth996.97 mi
24 hours10° 42' 38.5"733.73 miEast3° 50' 43.9"264.30 miNorth776.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneFri 8:36 PM564 km351 miles305 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniFri 8:36 PM697 km433 miles376 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboFri 8:36 PM802 km499 miles433 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nieuw NickerieFri 8:36 PM994 km617 miles537 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémFri 8:36 PM1043 km648 miles563 nmSouth S
GeorgetownFri 7:36 PM1104 km686 miles596 nmWest W
BridgetownFri 7:36 PM1369 km850 miles739 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainFri 7:36 PM1488 km925 miles804 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownFri 7:36 PM1533 km952 miles827 nmWest-northwest WNW
CastriesFri 7:36 PM1545 km960 miles834 nmWest-northwest WNW

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