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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 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 00' North, Longitude: 44° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.12 meters/second, 1508.8 km/hour, 937.6 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' 00.6"0.01 misouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.0"937.29 miwest0° 00' 35.9"0.69 misouth937.32 mi
24 hours11° 42' 44.2"756.55 mieast0° 41' 26.5"47.52 misouth759.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSat 3:20 AM1797 km1116 miles970 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 3:20 AM1839 km1143 miles993 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceSat 3:20 AM1858 km1154 miles1003 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 3:20 AM1858 km1154 miles1003 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 3:20 AM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSat 3:20 AM1877 km1167 miles1014 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 3:20 AM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmWest W
KingstownSat 3:20 AM1945 km1209 miles1050 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSat 4:20 AM1953 km1213 miles1054 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboSat 4:20 AM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmSouthwest SW
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