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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: 58%
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 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 09' North
Longitude: 80° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.48 meters/second, 1517.3 km/hour, 942.8 miles/hour or 819.3 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' 44.7"942.58 miwest0° 03' 15.7"3.74 misouth942.75 mi
24 hours11° 40' 38.5"758.53 mieast1° 44' 31.9"119.84 misouth771.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
George Town (Cayman)Sun 5:36 AM125 km78 miles68 nmSouthwest SW
Santa Clara *Sun 6:36 AM258 km160 miles139 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Camagüey *Sun 6:36 AM306 km190 miles165 nmEast-northeast ENE
Montego BaySun 5:36 AM333 km207 miles180 nmEast-southeast ESE
Havana *Sun 6:36 AM382 km237 miles206 nmNorth-northwest NNW
May PenSun 5:36 AM423 km263 miles228 nmSoutheast SE
Holguín *Sun 6:36 AM455 km283 miles246 nmEast E
KingstonSun 5:36 AM462 km287 miles249 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santiago de Cuba *Sun 6:36 AM494 km307 miles267 nmEast E
Key West *Sun 6:36 AM506 km314 miles273 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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