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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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 15' North
Longitude: 51° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.19 meters/second, 1516.3 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"941.93 miwest0° 03' 04.0"3.52 misouth942.09 mi
24 hours11° 40' 55.1"758.31 mieast1° 39' 55.5"114.56 misouth770.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 4:34 AM1192 km740 miles643 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownSun 4:34 AM1209 km751 miles653 nmSouthwest SW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 4:34 AM1225 km761 miles661 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSun 4:34 AM1225 km761 miles662 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSun 4:34 AM1235 km767 miles667 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSun 4:34 AM1262 km784 miles682 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 4:34 AM1273 km791 miles687 nmWest-southwest WSW
KingstownSun 4:34 AM1339 km832 miles723 nmSouthwest SW
Saint George'sSun 4:34 AM1460 km907 miles788 nmSouthwest SW
Port of SpainSun 4:34 AM1545 km960 miles834 nmSouthwest SW
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