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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 9:00:00 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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 14' North, Longitude: 57° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.25 meters/second, 1516.5 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.8 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 miSouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.4"941.99 miWest0° 03' 06.3"3.56 miSouth942.16 mi
24 hours11° 40' 51.8"758.30 miEast1° 40' 51.9"115.63 miSouth770.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Sun 5:00 AM578 km359 miles312 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 5:00 AM611 km380 miles330 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreSun 5:00 AM647 km402 miles350 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaSun 5:00 AM662 km411 miles357 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesSun 5:00 AM664 km412 miles358 nmSouthwest SW
The ValleySun 5:00 AM670 km416 miles362 nmWest-southwest WSW
MarigotSun 5:00 AM677 km421 miles366 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 5:00 AM680 km422 miles367 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 5:00 AM681 km423 miles368 nmSouthwest SW
RoseauSun 5:00 AM713 km443 miles385 nmSouthwest SW

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