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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 = Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 12:26:00 AM.

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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 Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 07' North, Longitude: 60° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.65 meters/second, 1604.3 km/hour, 996.9 miles/hour or 866.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.3"16.61 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 33' 20.6"996.76 miWest0° 10' 05.9"11.57 miNorth996.62 mi
24 hours10° 42' 54.6"733.78 miEast3° 49' 46.8"263.21 miNorth775.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San FernandoFri 8:26 PM268 km167 miles145 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Georgetown (Guyana)Fri 8:26 PM282 km175 miles153 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChaguanasFri 8:26 PM289 km180 miles156 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port of SpainFri 8:26 PM307 km191 miles166 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LindenFri 8:26 PM327 km203 miles177 nmSoutheast SE
ScarboroughFri 8:26 PM342 km212 miles184 nmNorth N
Ciudad BolívarFri 7:56 PM351 km218 miles190 nmWest W
MaturínFri 7:56 PM359 km223 miles194 nmWest-northwest WNW
New AmsterdamFri 8:26 PM376 km234 miles203 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nieuw NickerieFri 9:26 PM444 km276 miles240 nmEast-southeast ESE

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