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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 11:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 21' North, Longitude: 77° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.16 meters/second, 1534.2 km/hour, 953.3 miles/hour or 828.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.89 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.3"953.08 miwest0° 05' 34.3"6.39 misouth953.36 mi
24 hours11° 36' 51.9"762.71 mieast2° 38' 16.7"181.42 misouth789.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
May PenMon 6:10 AM45 km28 miles24 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KingstonMon 6:10 AM51 km32 miles28 nmSoutheast SE
Montego BayMon 6:10 AM88 km55 miles47 nmWest W
Santiago de Cuba *Mon 7:10 AM228 km142 miles123 nmNortheast NE
Holguín *Mon 7:10 AM294 km183 miles159 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Camagüey *Mon 7:10 AM347 km215 miles187 nmNorth-northwest NNW
George Town (Cayman)Mon 6:10 AM465 km289 miles251 nmWest-northwest WNW
Gonaïves *Mon 7:10 AM480 km298 miles259 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port-au-Prince *Mon 7:10 AM504 km313 miles272 nmEast E
Cap-Haïtien *Mon 7:10 AM538 km335 miles291 nmEast-northeast ENE
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