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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 7:30:00 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 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 60' North, Longitude: 47° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.13 meters/second, 1508.9 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' 43.9"937.23 miWest0° 00' 36.8"0.70 miSouth937.27 mi
24 hours11° 42' 44.3"756.50 miEast0° 41' 47.3"47.91 miSouth759.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSat 3:30 AM1601 km995 miles864 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 3:30 AM1619 km1006 miles874 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 3:30 AM1647 km1023 miles889 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSat 3:30 AM1650 km1025 miles891 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 3:30 AM1650 km1025 miles891 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSat 3:30 AM1673 km1040 miles904 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 3:30 AM1703 km1058 miles919 nmWest-southwest WSW
KingstownSat 3:30 AM1744 km1083 miles941 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint George'sSat 3:30 AM1858 km1154 miles1003 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSat 4:30 AM1868 km1161 miles1009 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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