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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: 69%

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 Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 00' North, Longitude: 42° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.12 meters/second, 1508.8 km/hour, 937.5 miles/hour or 814.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.63 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 misouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.0"937.28 miwest0° 00' 34.9"0.67 misouth937.31 mi
24 hours11° 42' 44.2"756.54 mieast0° 41' 03.0"47.07 misouth759.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSat 3:10 AM2025 km1258 miles1093 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSat 4:10 AM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 3:10 AM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceSat 3:10 AM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 3:10 AM2100 km1305 miles1134 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 3:10 AM2110 km1311 miles1139 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaSat 6:10 AM2112 km1312 miles1140 nmEast-southeast ESE
CastriesSat 3:10 AM2114 km1313 miles1141 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboSat 4:10 AM2170 km1348 miles1172 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 3:10 AM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmWest W
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