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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: 78%
Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 01' North
Longitude: 66° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.60 meters/second, 1614.9 km/hour, 1003.5 miles/hour or 872.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 29.6"1003.45 miwest0° 11' 11.6"12.82 misouth1003.65 mi
24 hours11° 04' 37.3"764.38 mieast4° 34' 14.5"314.07 misouth827.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto AyacuchoWed 3:38 AM201 km125 miles108 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San Fernando de ApureWed 3:38 AM433 km269 miles234 nmNorth N
Ciudad BolívarWed 3:38 AM585 km363 miles316 nmNortheast NE
CaracasWed 3:38 AM717 km445 miles387 nmNorth N
BogotaWed 3:08 AM804 km499 miles434 nmWest W
San FernandoWed 4:08 AM914 km568 miles494 nmNortheast NE
WillemstadWed 4:08 AM923 km574 miles498 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChaguanasWed 4:08 AM938 km583 miles506 nmNortheast NE
Port of SpainWed 4:08 AM942 km586 miles509 nmNortheast NE
LindenWed 4:08 AM979 km608 miles529 nmEast-northeast ENE
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