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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: 98%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 32' South
Longitude: 60° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.38 meters/second, 1607.0 km/hour, 998.5 miles/hour or 867.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.64 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 28' 46.8"998.50 miwest0° 11' 40.4"13.37 minorth998.73 mi
24 hours12° 20' 29.6"851.07 mieast4° 42' 39.4"323.71 minorth912.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManausTue 10:44 PM182 km113 miles98 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Porto VelhoTue 10:44 PM575 km357 miles310 nmSouthwest SW
Rio BrancoTue 10:44 PM977 km607 miles527 nmSouthwest SW
GeorgetownTue 10:44 PM1290 km802 miles697 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ParamariboTue 11:44 PM1308 km813 miles706 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CayenneTue 11:44 PM1412 km878 miles763 nmNortheast NE
BelémTue 11:44 PM1417 km880 miles765 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazTue 10:44 PM1544 km960 miles834 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SucreTue 10:44 PM1674 km1040 miles904 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port of SpainTue 10:44 PM1681 km1045 miles908 nmNorth N
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