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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 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 27' North
Longitude: 60° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.89 meters/second, 1533.2 km/hour, 952.7 miles/hour or 827.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.88 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.8"952.49 miwest0° 05' 28.0"6.27 misouth952.76 mi
24 hours11° 37' 02.3"762.43 mieast2° 35' 49.3"178.61 misouth788.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 6:00 AM232 km144 miles125 nmSouthwest SW
Pointe-à-PitreMon 6:00 AM285 km177 miles154 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BradesMon 6:00 AM286 km178 miles154 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaMon 6:00 AM291 km181 miles157 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 6:00 AM299 km186 miles162 nmWest-southwest WSW
The ValleyMon 6:00 AM308 km192 miles166 nmWest W
MarigotMon 6:00 AM312 km194 miles168 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 6:00 AM319 km198 miles172 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RoseauMon 6:00 AM373 km232 miles201 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 6:00 AM437 km272 miles236 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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