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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 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 48' North
Longitude: 85° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.74 meters/second, 1511.1 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.9 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' 01.6"0.03 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.5"938.67 miwest0° 01' 33.0"1.78 minorth938.59 mi
24 hours11° 40' 51.8"755.50 mieast0° 10' 18.4"11.82 minorth755.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cancún *Fri 4:20 AM140 km87 miles75 nmWest-northwest WNW
Cozumel *Fri 4:20 AM149 km92 miles80 nmWest-southwest WSW
Playa del Carmen *Fri 4:20 AM159 km99 miles86 nmWest W
Chetumal *Fri 4:20 AM385 km239 miles208 nmSouthwest SW
San PedroFri 3:20 AM407 km253 miles220 nmSouthwest SW
Havana *Fri 5:20 AM417 km259 miles225 nmNortheast NE
Merida *Fri 4:20 AM423 km263 miles228 nmWest W
Orange Walk TownFri 3:20 AM437 km271 miles236 nmSouthwest SW
Belize CityFri 3:20 AM459 km285 miles248 nmSouthwest SW
George Town (Cayman)Fri 4:20 AM466 km290 miles252 nmEast-southeast ESE
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