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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 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 46' North
Longitude: 68° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.84 meters/second, 1511.4 km/hour, 939.1 miles/hour or 816.1 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' 01.7"0.03 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.3"938.89 miwest0° 01' 39.7"1.91 minorth938.80 mi
24 hours11° 40' 39.3"755.44 mieast0° 13' 02.4"14.95 minorth755.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto PlataFri 4:10 AM241 km150 miles130 nmWest-southwest WSW
Punta CanaFri 4:10 AM250 km155 miles135 nmSouth S
Santiago de los CaballerosFri 4:10 AM262 km163 miles141 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cockburn Town *Fri 4:10 AM272 km169 miles147 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santo DomingoFri 4:10 AM291 km181 miles157 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MayagüezFri 4:10 AM325 km202 miles175 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San JuanFri 4:10 AM367 km228 miles198 nmSoutheast SE
PonceFri 4:10 AM372 km231 miles201 nmSoutheast SE
Cap-Haïtien *Fri 4:10 AM390 km242 miles211 nmWest-southwest WSW
CaguasFri 4:10 AM391 km243 miles211 nmSoutheast SE
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