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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: 60%

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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 07:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 17' North, Longitude: 41° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.10 meters/second, 1516.0 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.70 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.0"941.73 miwest0° 03' 00.0"3.44 misouth941.88 mi
24 hours11° 41' 00.2"758.24 mieast1° 38' 24.4"112.82 misouth770.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaSun 6:54 AM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneSun 4:54 AM2072 km1287 miles1119 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownSun 3:54 AM2101 km1305 miles1134 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSun 3:54 AM2184 km1357 miles1179 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 3:54 AM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmWest W
ParamariboSun 4:54 AM2188 km1359 miles1181 nmSouthwest SW
RoseauSun 3:54 AM2191 km1361 miles1183 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSun 3:54 AM2197 km1365 miles1187 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 3:54 AM2205 km1370 miles1191 nmWest W
KingstownSun 3:54 AM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmWest-southwest WSW
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