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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: 69%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 33' South, Longitude: 55° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.44 meters/second, 1618.0 km/hour, 1005.4 miles/hour or 873.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 01.3"1005.26 miwest0° 11' 36.1"13.28 misouth1005.33 mi
24 hours11° 21' 30.5"785.64 mieast4° 38' 31.0"318.95 misouth846.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SantarémThu 5:08 AM226 km140 miles122 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManausThu 4:08 AM576 km358 miles311 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniThu 5:08 AM689 km428 miles372 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CayenneThu 5:08 AM703 km437 miles379 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ParamariboThu 5:08 AM705 km438 miles381 nmNorth N
Nieuw NickerieThu 5:08 AM736 km457 miles397 nmNorth-northwest NNW
New AmsterdamThu 4:08 AM783 km487 miles423 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LindenThu 4:08 AM788 km490 miles426 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BelémThu 5:08 AM790 km491 miles426 nmEast E
GeorgetownThu 4:08 AM865 km538 miles467 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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