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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 07:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 60' North, Longitude: 48° 43' 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"937.31 miwest0° 00' 37.4"0.72 misouth937.34 mi
24 hours11° 42' 44.3"756.56 mieast0° 42' 04.0"48.24 misouth759.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 3:36 AM1446 km899 miles781 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownSat 3:36 AM1451 km902 miles784 nmSouthwest SW
RoseauSat 3:36 AM1480 km919 miles799 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 3:36 AM1480 km920 miles799 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSat 3:36 AM1487 km924 miles803 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSat 3:36 AM1513 km940 miles817 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 3:36 AM1527 km949 miles825 nmWest-southwest WSW
KingstownSat 3:36 AM1587 km986 miles857 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint George'sSat 3:36 AM1706 km1060 miles921 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port of SpainSat 3:36 AM1783 km1108 miles963 nmSouthwest SW
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