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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: 67%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 22:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 39' North
Longitude: 52° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.27 meters/second, 1592.2 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.49 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 33' 02.9"989.23 miwest0° 09' 25.1"10.79 minorth989.04 mi
24 hours10° 50' 24.7"737.00 mieast3° 30' 18.9"240.97 minorth770.93 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-MaroniFri 7:36 PM585 km363 miles316 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboFri 7:36 PM593 km369 miles320 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneFri 7:36 PM635 km395 miles343 nmSouth S
Nieuw NickerieFri 7:36 PM694 km431 miles375 nmSouthwest SW
New AmsterdamFri 6:36 PM710 km441 miles383 nmSouthwest SW
GeorgetownFri 6:36 PM724 km450 miles391 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownFri 6:36 PM787 km489 miles425 nmWest-northwest WNW
LindenFri 6:36 PM788 km490 miles425 nmSouthwest SW
ScarboroughFri 6:36 PM866 km538 miles468 nmWest W
ChaguanasFri 6:36 PM939 km583 miles507 nmWest W
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