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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 7:08:00 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 07:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 45' North, Longitude: 53° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.93 meters/second, 1511.7 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"939.03 miWest0° 01' 45.7"2.02 miNorth938.94 mi
24 hours11° 40' 27.6"755.33 miEast0° 15' 30.2"17.78 miNorth754.89 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 AM954 km593 miles515 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 3:08 AM980 km609 miles529 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreFri 3:08 AM997 km620 miles538 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 3:08 AM1029 km639 miles556 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauFri 3:08 AM1042 km647 miles563 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 3:08 AM1057 km657 miles571 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceFri 3:08 AM1063 km661 miles574 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownFri 3:08 AM1077 km669 miles581 nmSouthwest SW
CastriesFri 3:08 AM1101 km684 miles595 nmSouthwest SW
KingstownFri 3:08 AM1186 km737 miles640 nmSouthwest SW

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