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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 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 47' North
Longitude: 73° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.81 meters/second, 1511.3 km/hour, 939.1 miles/hour or 816.0 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"938.82 miwest0° 01' 37.7"1.87 minorth938.74 mi
24 hours11° 40' 43.0"755.46 mieast0° 12' 15.5"14.06 minorth755.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Labadee *Fri 4:30 AM169 km105 miles91 nmSoutheast SE
Gonaïves *Fri 4:30 AM169 km105 miles91 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cap-Haïtien *Fri 4:30 AM174 km108 miles94 nmSoutheast SE
Cockburn Town *Fri 4:30 AM254 km158 miles137 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago de Cuba *Fri 4:30 AM261 km162 miles141 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port-au-Prince *Fri 4:30 AM276 km171 miles149 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Holguín *Fri 4:30 AM291 km181 miles157 nmWest W
Puerto PlataFri 4:30 AM309 km192 miles167 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santiago de los CaballerosFri 4:30 AM324 km201 miles175 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santo DomingoFri 4:30 AM450 km280 miles243 nmSoutheast SE
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