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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 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 26' North, Longitude: 65° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.97 meters/second, 1533.5 km/hour, 952.9 miles/hour or 828.0 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' 05.5"0.10 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.9"952.66 miwest0° 05' 29.9"6.30 misouth952.93 mi
24 hours11° 36' 59.4"762.51 mieast2° 36' 31.5"179.41 misouth788.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Charlotte AmalieMon 6:20 AM11 km7 miles6 nmSoutheast SE
Cruz BayMon 6:20 AM24 km15 miles13 nmEast-southeast ESE
Road TownMon 6:20 AM40 km25 miles22 nmEast E
ChristianstedMon 6:20 AM82 km51 miles44 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CaguasMon 6:20 AM111 km69 miles60 nmWest W
San JuanMon 6:20 AM118 km73 miles64 nmWest W
PonceMon 6:20 AM177 km110 miles95 nmWest-southwest WSW
The Bottom (Saba)Mon 6:20 AM205 km128 miles111 nmEast-southeast ESE
The ValleyMon 6:20 AM205 km128 miles111 nmEast E
MarigotMon 6:20 AM206 km128 miles111 nmEast E
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