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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: 63%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 10' North, Longitude: 52° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.18 meters/second, 1606.2 km/hour, 998.1 miles/hour or 867.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.2"998.02 miwest0° 10' 41.3"12.24 misouth998.29 mi
24 hours11° 05' 08.4"760.90 mieast4° 26' 52.9"305.66 misouth822.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneWed 5:24 AM246 km153 miles133 nmSouth S
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniWed 5:24 AM264 km164 miles142 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboWed 5:24 AM348 km216 miles188 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nieuw NickerieWed 5:24 AM534 km332 miles288 nmWest-southwest WSW
New AmsterdamWed 4:24 AM584 km363 miles315 nmWest W
GeorgetownWed 4:24 AM647 km402 miles349 nmWest W
LindenWed 4:24 AM670 km416 miles362 nmWest W
BridgetownWed 4:24 AM1034 km643 miles559 nmNorthwest NW
BelémWed 5:24 AM1043 km648 miles563 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port of SpainWed 4:24 AM1082 km672 miles584 nmWest-northwest WNW
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