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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: 68%

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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 59' North, Longitude: 59° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.15 meters/second, 1508.9 km/hour, 937.6 miles/hour or 814.8 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"937.35 miwest0° 00' 41.7"0.80 misouth937.39 mi
24 hours11° 42' 44.2"756.59 mieast0° 43' 47.3"50.21 misouth760.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Sat 4:20 AM452 km281 miles244 nmSouthwest SW
The ValleySat 4:20 AM495 km307 miles267 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaSat 4:20 AM501 km311 miles271 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 4:20 AM502 km312 miles271 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MarigotSat 4:20 AM507 km315 miles274 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 4:20 AM539 km335 miles291 nmSouthwest SW
BradesSat 4:20 AM555 km345 miles299 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pointe-à-PitreSat 4:20 AM574 km356 miles310 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 4:20 AM606 km377 miles327 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Road TownSat 4:20 AM619 km385 miles334 nmWest-southwest WSW
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