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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 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 35' North, Longitude: 68° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.23 meters/second, 1523.6 km/hour, 946.7 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"946.50 miwest0° 03' 59.3"4.58 minorth946.32 mi
24 hours11° 33' 44.5"753.72 mieast1° 10' 11.1"80.47 minorth755.23 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 3:20 AM120 km74 miles65 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MayagüezThu 3:20 AM182 km113 miles99 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santo DomingoThu 3:20 AM230 km143 miles124 nmWest-southwest WSW
PonceThu 3:20 AM233 km145 miles126 nmSoutheast SE
San JuanThu 3:20 AM242 km150 miles131 nmEast-southeast ESE
CaguasThu 3:20 AM263 km163 miles142 nmSoutheast SE
Puerto PlataThu 3:20 AM274 km170 miles148 nmWest W
Santiago de los CaballerosThu 3:20 AM275 km171 miles148 nmWest W
Charlotte AmalieThu 3:20 AM359 km223 miles194 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cockburn Town *Thu 3:20 AM380 km236 miles205 nmNorthwest NW
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