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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 9:36:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 68%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 59' North, Longitude: 77° 29' 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"937.37 miWest0° 00' 49.2"0.94 miSouth937.42 mi
24 hours11° 42' 43.6"756.61 miEast0° 46' 43.0"53.56 miSouth760.43 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 AM64 km40 miles35 nmNorthwest NW
Holguín *Sat 5:36 AM127 km79 miles69 nmEast E
Santiago de Cuba *Sat 5:36 AM202 km125 miles109 nmEast-southeast ESE
Montego BaySat 4:36 AM281 km175 miles152 nmSouth S
Santa Clara *Sat 5:36 AM302 km188 miles163 nmWest-northwest WNW
May PenSat 4:36 AM334 km207 miles180 nmSouth S
KingstonSat 4:36 AM338 km210 miles182 nmSouth-southeast SSE
George Town (Cayman)Sat 4:36 AM448 km278 miles242 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nassau *Sat 5:36 AM455 km282 miles245 nmNorth N
Gonaïves *Sat 5:36 AM528 km328 miles285 nmEast-southeast ESE

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