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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: 51%

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 Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 12' North, Longitude: 73° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.51 meters/second, 1506.6 km/hour, 936.2 miles/hour or 813.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.60 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 minorth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 35.9"935.90 miwest0° 00' 42.6"0.82 minorth935.86 mi
24 hours11° 49' 07.6"762.41 mieast0° 10' 38.6"12.21 misouth762.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cockburn Harbour *Sat 6:36 AM187 km116 miles101 nmEast E
Labadee *Sat 6:36 AM192 km119 miles104 nmSoutheast SE
Cap-Haïtien *Sat 6:36 AM197 km122 miles106 nmSoutheast SE
Gonaïves *Sat 6:36 AM205 km127 miles110 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cockburn Town *Sat 6:36 AM228 km142 miles123 nmEast E
Santiago de Cuba *Sat 6:36 AM293 km182 miles158 nmWest-southwest WSW
Holguín *Sat 6:36 AM308 km192 miles167 nmWest W
Port-au-Prince *Sat 6:36 AM312 km194 miles169 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Puerto PlataSat 6:36 AM314 km195 miles170 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santiago de los CaballerosSat 6:36 AM333 km207 miles180 nmSoutheast SE
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