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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 07:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 45' North, Longitude: 53° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.93 meters/second, 1511.7 km/hour, 939.3 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' 55.0"939.09 miwest0° 01' 45.7"2.02 minorth939.00 mi
24 hours11° 40' 27.9"755.38 mieast0° 15' 27.5"17.73 minorth754.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Fri 3:08 AM928 km577 miles501 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 3:08 AM955 km593 miles515 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreFri 3:08 AM973 km604 miles525 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 3:08 AM1005 km624 miles542 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesFri 3:08 AM1005 km625 miles543 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauFri 3:08 AM1018 km633 miles550 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaFri 3:08 AM1019 km633 miles550 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 3:08 AM1030 km640 miles556 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceFri 3:08 AM1042 km647 miles562 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownFri 3:08 AM1059 km658 miles572 nmSouthwest SW
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