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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 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 16' North, Longitude: 45° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.13 meters/second, 1516.1 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' 44.1"941.81 miwest0° 03' 01.6"3.47 misouth941.97 mi
24 hours11° 40' 58.1"758.27 mieast1° 39' 00.8"113.52 misouth770.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSun 4:10 AM1726 km1072 miles932 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 4:10 AM1786 km1110 miles964 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceSun 4:10 AM1794 km1115 miles969 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSun 4:10 AM1797 km1117 miles970 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 4:10 AM1808 km1123 miles976 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSun 4:10 AM1811 km1126 miles978 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSun 5:10 AM1862 km1157 miles1006 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 4:10 AM1871 km1163 miles1010 nmWest W
KingstownSun 4:10 AM1877 km1166 miles1013 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboSun 5:10 AM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmSouthwest SW
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