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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: 53%

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 Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 09:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 32' North, Longitude: 55° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.02 meters/second, 1616.5 km/hour, 1004.4 miles/hour or 872.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 32' 00.7"1004.39 miwest0° 11' 32.6"13.22 misouth1004.55 mi
24 hours11° 21' 18.8"784.74 mieast4° 42' 15.3"323.24 misouth849.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniThu 6:22 AM357 km222 miles193 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ParamariboThu 6:22 AM364 km226 miles197 nmNorth N
Nieuw NickerieThu 6:22 AM422 km262 miles228 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CayenneThu 6:22 AM422 km262 miles228 nmNortheast NE
New AmsterdamThu 5:22 AM480 km298 miles259 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LindenThu 5:22 AM509 km316 miles275 nmNorthwest NW
SantarémThu 6:22 AM551 km342 miles297 nmSouth S
GeorgetownThu 5:22 AM571 km355 miles308 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Boa VistaThu 5:22 AM605 km376 miles327 nmWest W
ManausThu 5:22 AM817 km508 miles441 nmSouthwest SW
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