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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 4:18:00 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 04:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 46' North, Longitude: 57° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.96 meters/second, 1591.0 km/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.48 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 32' 44.5"988.47 miWest0° 09' 34.4"10.97 miNorth988.26 mi
24 hours10° 58' 28.3"745.81 miEast3° 33' 34.3"244.68 miNorth780.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownMon 12:18 AM364 km226 miles197 nmNorthwest NW
ScarboroughMon 12:18 AM382 km237 miles206 nmWest W
GeorgetownMon 12:18 AM448 km278 miles242 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ChaguanasMon 12:18 AM454 km282 miles245 nmWest W
San FernandoMon 12:18 AM463 km287 miles250 nmWest W
Port of SpainMon 12:18 AM464 km289 miles251 nmWest W
New AmsterdamMon 12:18 AM500 km311 miles270 nmSouth S
KingstownMon 12:18 AM506 km314 miles273 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint George'sMon 12:18 AM510 km317 miles275 nmWest-northwest WNW
Vieux FortMon 12:18 AM518 km322 miles280 nmNorthwest NW

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