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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 9, 2012 at 11:36:00 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: 41%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 60' North, Longitude: 75° 44' West

The ground speed is currently 418.95 meters/second, 1508.2 kilometres/hour, 937.2 miles/hour or 814.4 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' 30.2"15.62 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 miSouth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 19.2"936.83 miWest0° 01' 48.4"2.07 miSouth936.93 mi
24 hours11° 53' 29.3"768.10 miEast1° 11' 17.6"81.74 miSouth775.41 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
Holguín *Sun 7:36 AM57 km35 miles31 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santiago de Cuba *Sun 7:36 AM108 km67 miles58 nmSouth S
Camagüey *Sun 7:36 AM232 km144 miles125 nmWest W
KingstonSun 6:36 AM350 km218 miles189 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Gonaïves *Sun 7:36 AM361 km224 miles195 nmEast-southeast ESE
Montego BaySun 6:36 AM362 km225 miles195 nmSouthwest SW
Providenciales *Sun 7:36 AM371 km230 miles200 nmEast-northeast ENE
May PenSun 6:36 AM371 km230 miles200 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Labadee *Sun 7:36 AM387 km241 miles209 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cap-Haïtien *Sun 7:36 AM393 km244 miles212 nmEast-southeast ESE

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