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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 = Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 6:20:00 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: 85%

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 Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 31' North, Longitude: 53° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.42 meters/second, 1524.3 km/hour, 947.2 miles/hour or 823.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.79 miWest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 miNorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.0"946.86 miWest0° 04' 04.9"4.68 miNorth946.68 mi
24 hours11° 33' 21.8"753.58 miEast1° 12' 28.1"83.09 miNorth755.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Thu 2:20 AM923 km574 miles499 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Thu 2:20 AM941 km585 miles508 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreThu 2:20 AM945 km587 miles510 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Thu 2:20 AM975 km606 miles526 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauThu 2:20 AM977 km607 miles528 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownThu 2:20 AM979 km608 miles529 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceThu 2:20 AM989 km615 miles534 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesThu 2:20 AM989 km615 miles534 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesThu 2:20 AM1021 km634 miles551 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaThu 2:20 AM1023 km636 miles552 nmWest W

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