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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 7:10:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 69%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 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° 10' 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"937.22 miWest0° 00' 34.8"0.67 miSouth937.25 mi
24 hours11° 42' 44.2"756.48 miEast0° 41' 00.2"47.02 miSouth759.65 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 AM2051 km1275 miles1108 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaSat 6:10 AM2086 km1296 miles1126 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneSat 4:10 AM2090 km1299 miles1128 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 3:10 AM2114 km1313 miles1141 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceSat 3:10 AM2124 km1320 miles1147 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 3:10 AM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 3:10 AM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSat 3:10 AM2141 km1331 miles1156 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboSat 4:10 AM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 3:10 AM2199 km1367 miles1188 nmWest W

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