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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: 77%

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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 07:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 44' North, Longitude: 51° 41' 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' 55.1"939.11 miwest0° 01' 46.4"2.03 minorth939.02 mi
24 hours11° 40' 26.3"755.37 mieast0° 15' 46.2"18.08 minorth754.93 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 AM1142 km710 miles617 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 3:00 AM1183 km735 miles639 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauFri 3:00 AM1189 km739 miles642 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownFri 3:00 AM1194 km742 miles645 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceFri 3:00 AM1204 km748 miles650 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 3:00 AM1221 km759 miles659 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesFri 3:00 AM1236 km768 miles667 nmSouthwest SW
KingstownFri 3:00 AM1317 km818 miles711 nmSouthwest SW
Saint George'sFri 3:00 AM1441 km895 miles778 nmSouthwest SW
Port of SpainFri 3:00 AM1533 km953 miles828 nmSouthwest SW
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