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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 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 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° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.26 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"953.24 miwest0° 05' 36.8"6.43 misouth953.52 mi
24 hours11° 36' 47.9"762.76 mieast2° 39' 11.3"182.45 misouth789.66 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 AM240 km149 miles129 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pinar del Río *Mon 7:36 AM456 km283 miles246 nmNorth N
La CeibaMon 5:36 AM458 km284 miles247 nmSouthwest SW
Playa del Carmen *Mon 6:36 AM464 km289 miles251 nmNorthwest NW
Puerto CabezasMon 5:36 AM474 km294 miles256 nmSouth S
Cancún *Mon 6:36 AM481 km299 miles260 nmNorthwest NW
San PedroMon 5:36 AM486 km302 miles263 nmWest W
Belize CityMon 5:36 AM517 km321 miles279 nmWest W
Chetumal *Mon 6:36 AM520 km323 miles281 nmWest W
DangrigaMon 5:36 AM534 km332 miles288 nmWest-southwest WSW

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