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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 10:36:00 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: 58%

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 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 09' North, Longitude: 80° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.47 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"942.50 miWest0° 03' 15.6"3.74 miSouth942.67 mi
24 hours11° 40' 38.8"758.47 miEast1° 44' 29.5"119.79 miSouth771.91 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 AM149 km92 miles80 nmSouthwest SW
Santa Clara *Sun 6:36 AM253 km157 miles136 nmNorth N
Camagüey *Sun 6:36 AM281 km175 miles152 nmEast-northeast ENE
Montego BaySun 5:36 AM310 km193 miles167 nmSoutheast SE
Havana *Sun 6:36 AM396 km246 miles214 nmNorth-northwest NNW
May PenSun 5:36 AM400 km249 miles216 nmSoutheast SE
Holguín *Sun 6:36 AM427 km265 miles231 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pinar del Río *Sun 6:36 AM435 km270 miles235 nmNorthwest NW
KingstonSun 5:36 AM438 km272 miles236 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santiago de Cuba *Sun 6:36 AM466 km289 miles251 nmEast E

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