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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 9:10:00 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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 13' North, Longitude: 59° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.27 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 818.9 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"942.04 miWest0° 03' 07.3"3.58 miSouth942.21 mi
24 hours11° 40' 50.5"758.32 miEast1° 41' 14.6"116.07 miSouth771.08 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 5:10 AM378 km235 miles204 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 5:10 AM424 km264 miles229 nmSouthwest SW
The ValleySun 5:10 AM438 km272 miles236 nmWest-southwest WSW
GustaviaSun 5:10 AM438 km272 miles237 nmSouthwest SW
MarigotSun 5:10 AM448 km278 miles242 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 5:10 AM471 km293 miles254 nmSouthwest SW
BradesSun 5:10 AM477 km296 miles257 nmSouthwest SW
Pointe-à-PitreSun 5:10 AM491 km305 miles265 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 5:10 AM525 km326 miles283 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Road TownSun 5:10 AM576 km358 miles311 nmWest-southwest WSW

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