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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 7:20:00 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 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 35' North, Longitude: 67° 49' 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"946.45 miWest0° 03' 59.5"4.58 miNorth946.26 mi
24 hours11° 33' 44.2"753.67 miEast1° 10' 13.5"80.51 miNorth755.18 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 AM129 km80 miles70 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MayagüezThu 3:20 AM168 km105 miles91 nmSouth-southeast SSE
La RomanaThu 3:20 AM176 km109 miles95 nmSouthwest SW
PonceThu 3:20 AM215 km134 miles116 nmSoutheast SE
San JuanThu 3:20 AM218 km135 miles118 nmSoutheast SE
CaguasThu 3:20 AM240 km149 miles130 nmSoutheast SE
Santo DomingoThu 3:20 AM255 km158 miles137 nmWest-southwest WSW
Concepción de La VegaThu 3:20 AM287 km179 miles155 nmWest W
Puerto PlataThu 3:20 AM302 km188 miles163 nmWest W
Santiago de los CaballerosThu 3:20 AM303 km188 miles164 nmWest W

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