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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 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 45' North, Longitude: 58° 57' 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"15.66 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 minorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.8"939.01 miwest0° 01' 43.5"1.98 minorth938.93 mi
24 hours11° 40' 32.1"755.40 mieast0° 14' 36.0"16.74 minorth754.98 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 AM459 km285 miles248 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 3:30 AM506 km314 miles273 nmSouthwest SW
The ValleyFri 3:30 AM516 km320 miles278 nmWest-southwest WSW
GustaviaFri 3:30 AM518 km322 miles280 nmSouthwest SW
MarigotFri 3:30 AM526 km327 miles284 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 3:30 AM551 km342 miles298 nmSouthwest SW
BradesFri 3:30 AM559 km347 miles302 nmSouthwest SW
Pointe-à-PitreFri 3:30 AM570 km354 miles308 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 3:30 AM603 km375 miles326 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Road TownFri 3:30 AM648 km403 miles350 nmWest-southwest WSW
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