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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: 41%
Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 60' North
Longitude: 75° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.95 meters/second, 1508.2 km/hour, 937.2 miles/hour or 814.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.62 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 misouth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 19.2"936.90 miwest0° 01' 48.4"2.07 misouth936.99 mi
24 hours11° 53' 29.4"768.16 mieast1° 11' 20.3"81.80 misouth775.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Holguín *Sun 7:36 AM30 km18 miles16 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santiago de Cuba *Sun 7:36 AM109 km67 miles59 nmSouth S
Camagüey *Sun 7:36 AM204 km127 miles110 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstonSun 6:36 AM342 km213 miles185 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Montego BaySun 6:36 AM345 km214 miles186 nmSouthwest SW
May PenSun 6:36 AM359 km223 miles194 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Gonaïves *Sun 7:36 AM386 km240 miles208 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cap-Haïtien *Sun 7:36 AM419 km260 miles226 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa Clara *Sun 7:36 AM439 km273 miles237 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nassau *Sun 7:36 AM470 km292 miles254 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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