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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: 32%

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 Monday, September 10, 2012 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 54' North, Longitude: 43° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.88 meters/second, 1518.8 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.73 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.8"943.41 miwest0° 04' 05.0"4.68 misouth943.62 mi
24 hours11° 53' 35.0"773.65 mieast2° 05' 09.8"143.48 misouth791.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownMon 6:10 AM1921 km1194 miles1037 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneMon 7:10 AM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 6:10 AM2003 km1245 miles1082 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 6:10 AM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmWest W
RoseauMon 6:10 AM2010 km1249 miles1086 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesMon 6:10 AM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 6:10 AM2025 km1258 miles1093 nmWest W
ParamariboMon 7:10 AM2037 km1265 miles1100 nmSouthwest SW
KingstownMon 6:10 AM2077 km1291 miles1122 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 6:10 AM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmWest W
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