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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 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 15' North
Longitude: 50° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.18 meters/second, 1516.2 km/hour, 942.2 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"941.91 miwest0° 03' 03.5"3.51 misouth942.07 mi
24 hours11° 40' 55.5"758.30 mieast1° 39' 46.3"114.39 misouth770.77 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 AM1289 km801 miles696 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 4:30 AM1290 km801 miles696 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSun 4:30 AM1318 km819 miles712 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 4:30 AM1320 km820 miles713 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSun 4:30 AM1325 km823 miles715 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSun 4:30 AM1350 km839 miles729 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 4:30 AM1372 km853 miles741 nmWest-southwest WSW
KingstownSun 4:30 AM1424 km885 miles769 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint George'sSun 4:30 AM1543 km959 miles833 nmSouthwest SW
Port of SpainSun 4:30 AM1622 km1008 miles876 nmSouthwest SW
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