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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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 47' North, Longitude: 71° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.82 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' 54.2"938.85 miwest0° 01' 38.6"1.89 minorth938.77 mi
24 hours11° 40' 41.1"755.45 mieast0° 12' 39.0"14.51 minorth755.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cockburn Town *Fri 4:20 AM77 km48 miles41 nmNorth N
Cockburn Harbour *Fri 4:20 AM94 km59 miles51 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Puerto PlataFri 4:20 AM115 km71 miles62 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santiago de los CaballerosFri 4:20 AM151 km94 miles81 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cap-Haïtien *Fri 4:20 AM165 km103 miles89 nmSouthwest SW
Labadee *Fri 4:20 AM167 km104 miles90 nmSouthwest SW
Gonaïves *Fri 4:20 AM227 km141 miles122 nmSouthwest SW
Santo DomingoFri 4:20 AM282 km175 miles152 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port-au-Prince *Fri 4:20 AM283 km176 miles153 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Punta CanaFri 4:20 AM376 km233 miles203 nmSoutheast SE
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