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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 09:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 31' North, Longitude: 49° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.72 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"952.10 miwest0° 05' 23.7"6.19 misouth952.37 mi
24 hours11° 37' 09.4"762.25 mieast2° 34' 12.2"176.75 misouth787.77 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 AM1282 km797 miles692 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 5:14 AM1356 km842 miles732 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauMon 5:14 AM1363 km847 miles736 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 5:14 AM1367 km850 miles738 nmWest W
CastriesMon 5:14 AM1371 km852 miles740 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 5:14 AM1378 km857 miles744 nmWest W
KingstownMon 5:14 AM1434 km891 miles774 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 5:14 AM1456 km905 miles786 nmWest W
Saint George'sMon 5:14 AM1541 km958 miles832 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneMon 6:14 AM1545 km960 miles834 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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