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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, September 25, 2016 at 10:46:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 29%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 23, 2016 at 9:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 1, 2016 at 12:13 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 25, 2016 at 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 53' North, Longitude: 46° 32' West

The ground speed is currently 428.29 meters/second, 1541.9 kilometres/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"15.97 miWest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 miSouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 28' 15.4"957.86 miWest0° 04' 25.2"5.07 miSouth958.06 mi
24 hours12° 26' 17.2"823.36 miEast2° 09' 30.2"148.41 miSouth841.04 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneSun 7:46 AM1465 km911 miles791 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BridgetownSun 6:46 AM1468 km912 miles793 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboSun 7:46 AM1544 km959 miles834 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceSun 6:46 AM1578 km980 miles852 nmWest W
CastriesSun 6:46 AM1583 km984 miles855 nmWest W
RoseauSun 6:46 AM1598 km993 miles863 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 6:46 AM1626 km1010 miles878 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 6:46 AM1630 km1013 miles880 nmWest W
KingstownSun 6:46 AM1632 km1014 miles881 nmWest-southwest WSW
GeorgetownSun 6:46 AM1686 km1048 miles910 nmSouthwest SW

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