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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: 50%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 34' North, Longitude: 41° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.61 meters/second, 1532.2 km/hour, 952.1 miles/hour or 827.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.87 miwest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.2"951.85 miwest0° 05' 21.1"6.13 misouth952.11 mi
24 hours11° 37' 13.9"762.14 mieast2° 33' 08.7"175.54 misouth787.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneMon 5:44 AM1895 km1177 miles1023 nmSouthwest SW
PraiaMon 7:44 AM1988 km1235 miles1073 nmEast E
BridgetownMon 4:44 AM2003 km1245 miles1082 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboMon 5:44 AM2025 km1258 miles1094 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceMon 4:44 AM2104 km1307 miles1136 nmWest W
CastriesMon 4:44 AM2112 km1312 miles1140 nmWest W
RoseauMon 4:44 AM2118 km1316 miles1144 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 4:44 AM2133 km1325 miles1152 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 4:44 AM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmWest W
KingstownMon 4:44 AM2166 km1346 miles1169 nmWest-southwest WSW
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