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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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 08' North
Longitude: 54° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.20 meters/second, 1606.3 km/hour, 998.1 miles/hour or 867.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.64 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.2"998.08 miwest0° 10' 41.7"12.25 misouth998.35 mi
24 hours11° 05' 12.4"761.02 mieast4° 27' 01.3"305.82 misouth822.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ParamariboWed 5:34 AM152 km95 miles82 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniWed 5:34 AM197 km122 miles106 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Nieuw NickerieWed 5:34 AM281 km175 miles152 nmWest-southwest WSW
New AmsterdamWed 4:34 AM322 km200 miles174 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneWed 5:34 AM361 km224 miles195 nmSoutheast SE
GeorgetownWed 4:34 AM379 km236 miles205 nmWest W
LindenWed 4:34 AM409 km254 miles221 nmWest-southwest WSW
ScarboroughWed 4:34 AM797 km495 miles430 nmNorthwest NW
San FernandoWed 4:34 AM817 km508 miles441 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChaguanasWed 4:34 AM824 km512 miles445 nmWest-northwest WNW
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