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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: 85%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 07:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 35' North, Longitude: 67° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.24 meters/second, 1523.7 km/hour, 946.8 miles/hour or 822.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.78 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 31' 17.0"946.52 miwest0° 03' 59.6"4.58 minorth946.33 mi
24 hours11° 33' 43.8"753.72 mieast1° 10' 15.6"80.56 minorth755.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Punta CanaThu 3:18 AM141 km87 miles76 nmSouthwest SW
MayagüezThu 3:18 AM160 km99 miles86 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San JuanThu 3:18 AM199 km124 miles108 nmSoutheast SE
PonceThu 3:18 AM203 km126 miles109 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CaguasThu 3:18 AM223 km138 miles120 nmSoutheast SE
Santo DomingoThu 3:18 AM275 km171 miles148 nmWest-southwest WSW
Charlotte AmalieThu 3:18 AM313 km194 miles169 nmEast-southeast ESE
Puerto PlataThu 3:18 AM324 km202 miles175 nmWest W
Santiago de los CaballerosThu 3:18 AM325 km202 miles176 nmWest W
Road TownThu 3:18 AM339 km211 miles183 nmEast-southeast ESE
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