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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 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 17' North, Longitude: 42° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.11 meters/second, 1516.0 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 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"941.76 miwest0° 03' 00.6"3.45 misouth941.91 mi
24 hours11° 40' 59.4"758.25 mieast1° 38' 38.2"113.08 misouth770.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSun 4:00 AM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSun 5:00 AM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 4:00 AM2037 km1266 miles1100 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceSun 4:00 AM2037 km1266 miles1100 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSun 4:00 AM2043 km1269 miles1103 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSun 4:00 AM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 4:00 AM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmWest W
ParamariboSun 5:00 AM2083 km1295 miles1125 nmSouthwest SW
KingstownSun 4:00 AM2113 km1313 miles1141 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 4:00 AM2122 km1319 miles1146 nmWest W
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