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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 = Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 8:30:00 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: 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 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 15' North, Longitude: 49° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.18 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' 44.2"941.84 miWest0° 03' 03.4"3.51 miSouth942.00 mi
24 hours11° 40' 55.7"758.25 miEast1° 39' 43.7"114.33 miSouth770.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSun 4:30 AM1312 km815 miles708 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 4:30 AM1317 km818 miles711 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSun 4:30 AM1344 km835 miles726 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 4:30 AM1347 km837 miles727 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSun 4:30 AM1350 km839 miles729 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSun 4:30 AM1375 km854 miles742 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 4:30 AM1400 km870 miles756 nmWest-southwest WSW
KingstownSun 4:30 AM1449 km900 miles782 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint George'sSun 4:30 AM1566 km973 miles846 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port of SpainSun 4:30 AM1644 km1021 miles888 nmSouthwest SW

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