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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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 26' North, Longitude: 62° 35' 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.88 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.8"952.50 miwest0° 05' 29.0"6.28 misouth952.78 mi
24 hours11° 37' 00.8"762.42 mieast2° 36' 10.5"179.00 misouth788.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The ValleyMon 6:10 AM57 km35 miles31 nmWest-southwest WSW
GustaviaMon 6:10 AM67 km41 miles36 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PhilipsburgMon 6:10 AM67 km42 miles36 nmSouthwest SW
MarigotMon 6:10 AM67 km42 miles36 nmSouthwest SW
The Bottom (Saba)Mon 6:10 AM114 km71 miles62 nmSouthwest SW
Codrington (Barbuda)Mon 6:10 AM120 km74 miles65 nmSoutheast SE
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 6:10 AM127 km79 miles69 nmSouth S
CharlestownMon 6:10 AM144 km90 miles78 nmSouth S
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 6:10 AM166 km103 miles90 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BradesMon 6:10 AM190 km118 miles102 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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