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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: 84%

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 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 35' North, Longitude: 70° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.21 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.6 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' 16.7"946.38 miwest0° 03' 58.6"4.56 minorth946.19 mi
24 hours11° 33' 47.8"753.68 mieast1° 09' 51.1"80.09 minorth755.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santiago de los CaballerosThu 3:30 AM51 km32 miles27 nmWest-southwest WSW
Concepción de La VegaThu 3:30 AM51 km32 miles28 nmSouthwest SW
Puerto PlataThu 3:30 AM52 km33 miles28 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santo DomingoThu 3:30 AM129 km80 miles70 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San Juan de la MaguanaThu 3:30 AM135 km84 miles73 nmSouthwest SW
La RomanaThu 3:30 AM185 km115 miles100 nmSoutheast SE
Cap-Haïtien *Thu 3:30 AM206 km128 miles111 nmWest W
Labadee *Thu 3:30 AM211 km131 miles114 nmWest W
Cockburn Town *Thu 3:30 AM228 km141 miles123 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Punta CanaThu 3:30 AM230 km143 miles124 nmEast-southeast ESE
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