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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 07:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' North, Longitude: 61° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.88 meters/second, 1511.6 km/hour, 939.2 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"938.98 miwest0° 01' 42.6"1.96 minorth938.90 mi
24 hours11° 40' 33.8"755.41 mieast0° 14' 12.6"16.30 minorth754.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The ValleyFri 3:40 AM333 km207 miles180 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MarigotFri 3:40 AM348 km216 miles188 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Codrington (Barbuda)Fri 3:40 AM349 km217 miles188 nmSouth S
GustaviaFri 3:40 AM353 km220 miles191 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 3:40 AM406 km253 miles219 nmSouth S
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 3:40 AM408 km254 miles221 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Road TownFri 3:40 AM428 km266 miles231 nmSouthwest SW
BradesFri 3:40 AM451 km280 miles243 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Charlotte AmalieFri 3:40 AM460 km286 miles248 nmSouthwest SW
ChristianstedFri 3:40 AM484 km301 miles261 nmSouthwest SW
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