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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 5:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 22:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 39' North, Longitude: 52° 34' 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"989.17 miwest0° 09' 25.2"10.79 minorth988.98 mi
24 hours10° 50' 24.4"736.95 mieast3° 30' 20.5"240.98 minorth770.88 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 PM592 km368 miles320 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboFri 7:36 PM606 km377 miles327 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneFri 7:36 PM633 km393 miles342 nmSouth S
Nieuw NickerieFri 7:36 PM714 km444 miles385 nmSouthwest SW
New AmsterdamFri 6:36 PM732 km455 miles395 nmSouthwest SW
GeorgetownFri 6:36 PM748 km465 miles404 nmSouthwest SW
LindenFri 6:36 PM811 km504 miles438 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownFri 6:36 PM815 km506 miles440 nmWest-northwest WNW
ScarboroughFri 6:36 PM895 km556 miles484 nmWest W
ChaguanasFri 6:36 PM969 km602 miles523 nmWest W
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