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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 10:10:00 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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 27' North, Longitude: 62° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.93 meters/second, 1533.3 km/hour, 952.8 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' 28.9"6.28 miSouth952.77 mi
24 hours11° 37' 01.0"762.41 miEast2° 36' 08.1"178.95 miSouth788.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GustaviaMon 6:10 AM83 km52 miles45 nmSouthwest SW
The ValleyMon 6:10 AM84 km52 miles45 nmWest-southwest WSW
PhilipsburgMon 6:10 AM90 km56 miles49 nmWest-southwest WSW
MarigotMon 6:10 AM92 km57 miles49 nmWest-southwest WSW
Codrington (Barbuda)Mon 6:10 AM103 km64 miles55 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 6:10 AM133 km83 miles72 nmSouth-southwest SSW
The Bottom (Saba)Mon 6:10 AM134 km83 miles72 nmSouthwest SW
CharlestownMon 6:10 AM148 km92 miles80 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 6:10 AM155 km96 miles83 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BradesMon 6:10 AM186 km115 miles100 nmSouth S

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