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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 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 13' North, Longitude: 62° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.29 meters/second, 1516.7 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"942.17 miwest0° 03' 08.3"3.60 misouth942.33 mi
24 hours11° 40' 49.0"758.39 mieast1° 41' 39.9"116.56 misouth771.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The ValleySun 5:20 AM240 km149 miles129 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MarigotSun 5:20 AM256 km159 miles138 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GustaviaSun 5:20 AM266 km165 miles144 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Codrington (Barbuda)Sun 5:20 AM287 km178 miles155 nmSouth S
Road TownSun 5:20 AM325 km202 miles175 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 5:20 AM327 km203 miles177 nmSouth S
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 5:20 AM344 km214 miles186 nmSouth S
Charlotte AmalieSun 5:20 AM356 km221 miles192 nmSouthwest SW
BradesSun 5:20 AM381 km237 miles206 nmSouth S
ChristianstedSun 5:20 AM382 km237 miles206 nmSouthwest SW
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