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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 7:10:00 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 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 45' North, Longitude: 53° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.92 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"939.02 miWest0° 01' 45.5"2.02 miNorth938.93 mi
24 hours11° 40' 28.1"755.33 miEast0° 15' 25.4"17.69 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 3:10 AM907 km564 miles490 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 3:10 AM934 km580 miles504 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreFri 3:10 AM953 km592 miles515 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesFri 3:10 AM985 km612 miles532 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 3:10 AM985 km612 miles532 nmWest-southwest WSW
GustaviaFri 3:10 AM998 km620 miles539 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauFri 3:10 AM1001 km622 miles540 nmSouthwest SW
The ValleyFri 3:10 AM1008 km626 miles544 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 3:10 AM1010 km627 miles545 nmWest-southwest WSW
MarigotFri 3:10 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmWest-southwest WSW

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