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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 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 59' North
Longitude: 77° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.19 meters/second, 1509.1 km/hour, 937.7 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' 00.8"0.01 misouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.4"937.44 miwest0° 00' 49.3"0.94 misouth937.48 mi
24 hours11° 42' 43.5"756.66 mieast0° 46' 45.6"53.62 misouth760.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Camagüey *Sat 5:36 AM48 km30 miles26 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Holguín *Sat 5:36 AM155 km96 miles84 nmEast E
Santiago de Cuba *Sat 5:36 AM226 km141 miles122 nmEast-southeast ESE
Montego BaySat 4:36 AM278 km173 miles150 nmSouth S
Santa Clara *Sat 5:36 AM279 km173 miles151 nmNorthwest NW
May PenSat 4:36 AM337 km209 miles182 nmSouth S
KingstonSat 4:36 AM345 km214 miles186 nmSouth-southeast SSE
George Town (Cayman)Sat 4:36 AM421 km262 miles227 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nassau *Sat 5:36 AM453 km282 miles245 nmNorth N
Havana *Sat 5:36 AM535 km332 miles289 nmWest-northwest WNW
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