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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 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 60' North
Longitude: 54° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.14 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' 43.8"937.33 miwest0° 00' 39.8"0.76 misouth937.36 mi
24 hours11° 42' 44.3"756.58 mieast0° 43' 00.3"49.31 misouth759.97 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 4:00 AM882 km548 miles476 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreSat 4:00 AM907 km564 miles490 nmSouthwest SW
BradesSat 4:00 AM934 km580 miles504 nmWest-southwest WSW
GustaviaSat 4:00 AM938 km583 miles507 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 4:00 AM940 km584 miles508 nmSouthwest SW
The ValleySat 4:00 AM947 km588 miles511 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 4:00 AM953 km592 miles515 nmWest-southwest WSW
MarigotSat 4:00 AM954 km593 miles515 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 4:00 AM961 km597 miles519 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceSat 4:00 AM990 km615 miles535 nmSouthwest SW
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