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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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 10' North, Longitude: 74° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.41 meters/second, 1517.1 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 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' 03.1"0.06 misouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.6"942.43 miwest0° 03' 13.3"3.69 misouth942.60 mi
24 hours11° 40' 42.2"758.48 mieast1° 43' 33.1"118.72 misouth771.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santiago de Cuba *Sun 6:10 AM165 km102 miles89 nmWest W
Gonaïves *Sun 6:10 AM183 km114 miles99 nmEast-southeast ESE
Labadee *Sun 6:10 AM215 km134 miles116 nmEast E
Cap-Haïtien *Sun 6:10 AM220 km137 miles119 nmEast-southeast ESE
Holguín *Sun 6:10 AM223 km139 miles121 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port-au-Prince *Sun 6:10 AM271 km169 miles147 nmSoutheast SE
Cockburn Town *Sun 6:10 AM356 km221 miles192 nmEast-northeast ENE
KingstonSun 5:10 AM359 km223 miles194 nmSouthwest SW
Puerto PlataSun 6:10 AM376 km233 miles203 nmEast E
Santiago de los CaballerosSun 6:10 AM381 km237 miles206 nmEast-southeast ESE
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