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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 3:28:00 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 03:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 38' North, Longitude: 45° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.16 meters/second, 1591.8 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 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' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 32' 45.2"988.91 miWest0° 09' 37.1"11.02 miNorth988.71 mi
24 hours10° 58' 08.6"745.77 miEast3° 34' 47.1"246.07 miNorth780.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneMon 12:28 AM1012 km629 miles546 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboMon 12:28 AM1225 km761 miles661 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémMon 12:28 AM1385 km861 miles748 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownSun 11:28 PM1493 km928 miles806 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownSun 11:28 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaMon 12:28 AM1749 km1087 miles944 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CastriesSun 11:28 PM1763 km1096 miles952 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownSun 11:28 PM1774 km1102 miles958 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceSun 11:28 PM1785 km1109 miles964 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainSun 11:28 PM1790 km1113 miles967 nmWest W

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