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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 = Friday, October 5, 2012 at 7:00:00 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: 77%

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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 07:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 44' North, Longitude: 51° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.94 meters/second, 1511.8 km/hour, 939.4 miles/hour or 816.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.66 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 miNorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.3"939.05 miWest0° 01' 46.6"2.04 miNorth938.96 mi
24 hours11° 40' 26.2"755.32 miEast0° 15' 48.9"18.13 miNorth754.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 3:00 AM1169 km726 miles631 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 3:00 AM1209 km751 miles653 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauFri 3:00 AM1215 km755 miles656 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownFri 3:00 AM1215 km755 miles656 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceFri 3:00 AM1228 km763 miles663 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 3:00 AM1249 km776 miles674 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesFri 3:00 AM1260 km783 miles680 nmSouthwest SW
KingstownFri 3:00 AM1339 km832 miles723 nmSouthwest SW
Saint George'sFri 3:00 AM1463 km909 miles790 nmSouthwest SW
Port of SpainFri 3:00 AM1553 km965 miles839 nmSouthwest SW

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