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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 10:00:00 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: 49%

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 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 27' North, Longitude: 59° 54' 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"952.41 miWest0° 05' 27.9"6.27 miSouth952.68 mi
24 hours11° 37' 02.6"762.37 miEast2° 35' 47.1"178.55 miSouth788.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Mon 6:00 AM224 km139 miles121 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 6:00 AM255 km158 miles137 nmSouthwest SW
Pointe-à-PitreMon 6:00 AM301 km187 miles163 nmSouthwest SW
BradesMon 6:00 AM307 km191 miles166 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaMon 6:00 AM319 km198 miles172 nmWest W
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 6:00 AM326 km203 miles176 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 6:00 AM335 km208 miles181 nmSouthwest SW
The ValleyMon 6:00 AM337 km209 miles182 nmWest W
MarigotMon 6:00 AM340 km211 miles184 nmWest W
RoseauMon 6:00 AM384 km239 miles207 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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