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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 7:30:00 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 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 45' North, Longitude: 58° 41' West

The ground speed is currently 419.89 meters/second, 1511.6 kilometres/hour, 939.3 miles/hour or 816.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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.

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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
PhilipsburgFri 3:30 AM549 km341 miles296 nmWest-southwest WSW
MarigotFri 3:30 AM550 km342 miles297 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 3:30 AM572 km356 miles309 nmSouthwest SW
BradesFri 3:30 AM575 km358 miles311 nmSouthwest SW
CharlestownFri 3:30 AM577 km359 miles312 nmSouthwest SW
OranjestadFri 3:30 AM579 km360 miles313 nmSouthwest SW

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