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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 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 45' North, Longitude: 58° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.89 meters/second, 1511.6 km/hour, 939.3 miles/hour or 816.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.65 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.8"938.95 miwest0° 01' 43.7"1.98 minorth938.87 mi
24 hours11° 40' 31.7"755.35 mieast0° 14' 38.7"16.79 minorth754.92 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 3:30 AM478 km297 miles258 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 3:30 AM523 km325 miles282 nmSouthwest SW
The ValleyFri 3:30 AM539 km335 miles291 nmWest-southwest WSW
GustaviaFri 3:30 AM541 km336 miles292 nmSouthwest SW
MarigotFri 3:30 AM550 km342 miles297 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 3:30 AM572 km355 miles309 nmSouthwest SW
BradesFri 3:30 AM577 km358 miles311 nmSouthwest SW
Pointe-à-PitreFri 3:30 AM584 km363 miles315 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 3:30 AM617 km384 miles333 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RoseauFri 3:30 AM668 km415 miles361 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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