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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 1:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 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° 19' 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.73 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.8"943.42 miwest0° 04' 05.1"4.69 misouth943.63 mi
24 hours11° 53' 34.9"773.66 mieast2° 05' 12.4"143.53 misouth791.68 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 AM1895 km1177 miles1023 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneMon 7:10 AM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 6:10 AM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 6:10 AM1980 km1230 miles1069 nmWest W
RoseauMon 6:10 AM1983 km1232 miles1071 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesMon 6:10 AM1990 km1236 miles1074 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 6:10 AM1997 km1241 miles1078 nmWest W
ParamariboMon 7:10 AM2018 km1254 miles1090 nmSouthwest SW
KingstownMon 6:10 AM2051 km1274 miles1107 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 6:10 AM2066 km1284 miles1116 nmWest W

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