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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 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 60' North, Longitude: 47° 16' 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"937.30 miwest0° 00' 36.9"0.71 misouth937.33 mi
24 hours11° 42' 44.3"756.55 mieast0° 41' 49.8"47.97 misouth759.81 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 AM1577 km980 miles852 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 3:30 AM1593 km990 miles860 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 3:30 AM1620 km1006 miles875 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 3:30 AM1623 km1009 miles876 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSat 3:30 AM1624 km1009 miles877 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSat 3:30 AM1647 km1023 miles889 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 3:30 AM1675 km1041 miles904 nmWest-southwest WSW
KingstownSat 3:30 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint George'sSat 3:30 AM1834 km1139 miles990 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSat 4:30 AM1859 km1155 miles1004 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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