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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 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 39' North, Longitude: 82° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.05 meters/second, 1523.0 km/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.77 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.08 minorth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.8"946.09 miwest0° 03' 54.0"4.47 minorth945.91 mi
24 hours11° 34' 06.6"753.81 mieast1° 07' 56.1"77.89 minorth755.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
George Town (Cayman)Thu 3:20 AM134 km83 miles72 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pinar del Río *Thu 4:20 AM327 km203 miles176 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Havana *Thu 4:20 AM387 km240 miles209 nmNorth N
Santa Clara *Thu 4:20 AM411 km256 miles222 nmNortheast NE
Cancún *Thu 3:20 AM473 km294 miles255 nmWest-northwest WNW
Playa del Carmen *Thu 3:20 AM479 km297 miles258 nmWest-northwest WNW
Montego BayThu 3:20 AM511 km318 miles276 nmEast-southeast ESE
Camagüey *Thu 4:20 AM526 km327 miles284 nmEast-northeast ENE
Key West *Thu 4:20 AM551 km343 miles298 nmNorth N
San PedroThu 2:20 AM595 km370 miles321 nmWest-southwest WSW
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