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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 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 00' North, Longitude: 50° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.78 meters/second, 1604.8 km/hour, 997.2 miles/hour or 866.5 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' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 33' 21.0"997.12 miwest0° 10' 07.6"11.60 minorth996.98 mi
24 hours10° 42' 41.5"733.79 mieast3° 50' 33.4"264.12 minorth776.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneFri 8:44 PM398 km247 miles215 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniFri 8:44 PM483 km300 miles261 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboFri 8:44 PM575 km357 miles310 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nieuw NickerieFri 8:44 PM759 km471 miles410 nmWest-southwest WSW
New AmsterdamFri 7:44 PM805 km500 miles435 nmWest-southwest WSW
GeorgetownFri 7:44 PM862 km536 miles466 nmWest W
LindenFri 7:44 PM892 km554 miles482 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémFri 8:44 PM1068 km663 miles576 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BridgetownFri 7:44 PM1151 km715 miles622 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainFri 7:44 PM1250 km777 miles675 nmWest-northwest WNW
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