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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 = Monday, October 8, 2012 at 9:14:00 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: 50%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 09:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 32' North, Longitude: 48° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.71 meters/second, 1532.6 km/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.5 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' 05.3"0.10 miSouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.4"952.02 miWest0° 05' 23.7"6.18 miSouth952.29 mi
24 hours11° 37' 09.6"762.19 miEast2° 34' 09.7"176.69 miSouth787.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownMon 5:14 AM1308 km813 miles706 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 5:14 AM1383 km859 miles747 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauMon 5:14 AM1391 km864 miles751 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 5:14 AM1395 km867 miles753 nmWest W
CastriesMon 5:14 AM1399 km869 miles755 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 5:14 AM1407 km874 miles759 nmWest W
KingstownMon 5:14 AM1460 km907 miles789 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 5:14 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmWest W
CayenneMon 6:14 AM1553 km965 miles838 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint George'sMon 5:14 AM1567 km974 miles846 nmWest-southwest WSW

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