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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: 46%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 20:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 56' North, Longitude: 49° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.49 meters/second, 1618.2 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 36.0"1005.40 miwest0° 11' 20.7"12.99 minorth1005.43 mi
24 hours10° 51' 19.2"750.45 mieast4° 24' 25.8"302.82 minorth807.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BelémWed 5:52 PM383 km238 miles207 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CayenneWed 5:52 PM479 km297 miles258 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniWed 5:52 PM663 km412 miles358 nmNorthwest NW
ParamariboWed 5:52 PM787 km489 miles425 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nieuw NickerieWed 5:52 PM969 km602 miles523 nmWest-northwest WNW
GeorgetownWed 4:52 PM1129 km701 miles609 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausWed 4:52 PM1325 km823 miles715 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaWed 5:52 PM1341 km833 miles724 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port of SpainWed 4:52 PM1665 km1035 miles899 nmNorthwest NW
BridgetownWed 4:52 PM1684 km1046 miles909 nmNorthwest NW

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