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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 = Monday, October 1, 2012 at 3:18:00 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: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 1, 2012 at 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 36' North, Longitude: 42° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.19 meters/second, 1591.9 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.48 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 miNorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 32' 45.3"989.00 miWest0° 09' 37.6"11.03 miNorth988.80 mi
24 hours10° 58' 04.7"745.76 miEast3° 35' 01.7"246.35 miNorth780.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneMon 12:18 AM1231 km765 miles665 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboMon 12:18 AM1469 km913 miles793 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémMon 12:18 AM1478 km918 miles798 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaMon 12:18 AM1652 km1026 miles892 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GeorgetownSun 11:18 PM1750 km1087 miles945 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownSun 11:18 PM1861 km1156 miles1005 nmWest W
CastriesSun 11:18 PM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownSun 11:18 PM2035 km1265 miles1099 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceSun 11:18 PM2042 km1269 miles1102 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainSun 11:18 PM2056 km1277 miles1110 nmWest W

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