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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: 59%

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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 16' North, Longitude: 47° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.15 meters/second, 1516.2 km/hour, 942.1 miles/hour or 818.7 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"941.79 miwest0° 03' 02.4"3.49 misouth941.95 mi
24 hours11° 40' 56.9"758.23 mieast1° 39' 21.0"113.90 misouth770.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSun 4:20 AM1526 km948 miles824 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 4:20 AM1564 km972 miles845 nmWest W
RoseauSun 4:20 AM1582 km983 miles854 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSun 4:20 AM1582 km983 miles854 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 4:20 AM1589 km987 miles858 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSun 4:20 AM1603 km996 miles865 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 4:20 AM1649 km1024 miles890 nmWest W
KingstownSun 4:20 AM1671 km1038 miles902 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSun 5:20 AM1778 km1105 miles960 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint George'sSun 4:20 AM1784 km1108 miles963 nmWest-southwest WSW
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