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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: 61%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, August 31, 2012 at 1:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 7, 2012 at 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 18' North, Longitude: 52° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.22 meters/second, 1516.4 km/hour, 942.2 miles/hour or 818.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.70 miwest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 05.5"941.91 miwest0° 03' 15.1"3.73 minorth941.75 mi
24 hours11° 39' 21.2"756.30 mieast0° 51' 40.1"59.24 minorth756.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 4:20 AM1089 km677 miles588 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 4:20 AM1127 km700 miles609 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauFri 4:20 AM1131 km703 miles611 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownFri 4:20 AM1132 km703 miles611 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceFri 4:20 AM1145 km711 miles618 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 4:20 AM1170 km727 miles632 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesFri 4:20 AM1175 km730 miles635 nmSouthwest SW
KingstownFri 4:20 AM1256 km780 miles678 nmSouthwest SW
Saint George'sFri 4:20 AM1379 km857 miles745 nmSouthwest SW
Port of SpainFri 4:20 AM1471 km914 miles794 nmSouthwest SW

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