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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: 48%

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 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 19' North, Longitude: 83° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.25 meters/second, 1534.5 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.89 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.5"953.23 miwest0° 05' 36.7"6.43 misouth953.51 mi
24 hours11° 36' 48.1"762.76 mieast2° 39' 08.9"182.40 misouth789.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
George Town (Cayman)Mon 6:36 AM215 km134 miles116 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pinar del Río *Mon 7:36 AM459 km285 miles248 nmNorth N
Puerto CabezasMon 5:36 AM475 km295 miles256 nmSouth S
La CeibaMon 5:36 AM481 km299 miles260 nmSouthwest SW
Playa del Carmen *Mon 6:36 AM488 km303 miles264 nmWest-northwest WNW
Cancún *Mon 6:36 AM502 km312 miles271 nmNorthwest NW
San PedroMon 5:36 AM515 km320 miles278 nmWest W
Havana *Mon 7:36 AM539 km335 miles291 nmNorth N
Belize CityMon 5:36 AM545 km339 miles294 nmWest W
Chetumal *Mon 6:36 AM548 km341 miles296 nmWest W

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