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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: 99%
Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:56 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 20, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 01' North
Longitude: 54° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.67 meters/second, 1608.0 km/hour, 999.2 miles/hour or 868.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.65 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 29' 57.9"999.16 miwest0° 11' 07.8"12.75 minorth999.10 mi
24 hours11° 57' 58.4"824.60 mieast4° 14' 27.1"291.45 minorth871.35 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 1:00 AM98 km61 miles53 nmEast-northeast ENE
ParamariboFri 1:00 AM98 km61 miles53 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nieuw NickerieFri 1:00 AM266 km165 miles144 nmWest-northwest WNW
CayenneFri 1:00 AM271 km168 miles146 nmEast E
New AmsterdamMidnight Thu-Fri333 km207 miles180 nmWest-northwest WNW
LindenMidnight Thu-Fri403 km251 miles218 nmWest-northwest WNW
GeorgetownMidnight Thu-Fri424 km264 miles229 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FernandoMidnight Thu-Fri940 km584 miles507 nmNorthwest NW
ScarboroughMidnight Thu-Fri946 km588 miles511 nmNorthwest NW
ChaguanasMidnight Thu-Fri951 km591 miles514 nmNorthwest NW
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