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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: 49%
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 09:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 30' North
Longitude: 52° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.78 meters/second, 1532.8 km/hour, 952.4 miles/hour or 827.6 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 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.6"952.23 miwest0° 05' 25.3"6.22 misouth952.50 mi
24 hours11° 37' 06.9"762.31 mieast2° 34' 46.0"177.40 misouth787.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownMon 5:30 AM935 km581 miles505 nmSouthwest SW
Pointe-à-PitreMon 5:30 AM951 km591 miles513 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 5:30 AM960 km597 miles519 nmWest W
RoseauMon 5:30 AM970 km603 miles524 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 5:30 AM972 km604 miles525 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 5:30 AM978 km608 miles528 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesMon 5:30 AM996 km619 miles538 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesMon 5:30 AM1005 km624 miles543 nmWest W
Vieux FortMon 5:30 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 5:30 AM1048 km651 miles566 nmWest W
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