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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 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 06' North, Longitude: 57° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.23 meters/second, 1606.4 km/hour, 998.2 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' 26.1"998.14 miwest0° 10' 42.2"12.26 misouth998.41 mi
24 hours11° 05' 16.3"761.14 mieast4° 27' 09.5"305.98 misouth823.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
New AmsterdamWed 4:44 AM103 km64 miles55 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownWed 4:44 AM115 km71 miles62 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nieuw NickerieWed 5:44 AM130 km81 miles70 nmSouth S
LindenWed 4:44 AM171 km106 miles92 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboWed 5:44 AM263 km163 miles142 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniWed 5:44 AM390 km242 miles210 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneWed 5:44 AM587 km365 miles317 nmEast-southeast ESE
San FernandoWed 4:44 AM589 km366 miles318 nmNorthwest NW
ScarboroughWed 4:44 AM598 km372 miles323 nmNorthwest NW
ChaguanasWed 4:44 AM601 km373 miles324 nmNorthwest NW
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