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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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 14' North
Longitude: 57° 20' 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"15.71 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.4"942.06 miwest0° 03' 06.4"3.56 misouth942.23 mi
24 hours11° 40' 51.5"758.36 mieast1° 40' 54.5"115.69 misouth771.05 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 5:00 AM588 km365 miles318 nmSouthwest SW
Pointe-à-PitreSun 5:00 AM627 km389 miles338 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaSun 5:00 AM636 km395 miles343 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesSun 5:00 AM641 km398 miles346 nmSouthwest SW
The ValleySun 5:00 AM643 km400 miles347 nmWest-southwest WSW
MarigotSun 5:00 AM651 km404 miles351 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 5:00 AM654 km406 miles353 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 5:00 AM660 km410 miles357 nmSouthwest SW
RoseauSun 5:00 AM694 km431 miles375 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceSun 5:00 AM738 km459 miles399 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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