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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 11:48:00.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 54%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, October 20, 2021 at 2:56 pm
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, October 28, 2021 at 8:05 pm

Position of the Moon: Sublunar Point

On Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 24° 16' North, Longitude: 89° 22' West

The ground speed is currently 408.76 meters/second, 1471.5 kilometres/hour, 914.4 miles/hour or 794.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"15.24 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miSouth15.24 mi
1 hour14° 29' 28.6"913.94 miWest0° 05' 36.5"6.43 miSouth914.30 mi
24 hours12° 06' 28.9"763.74 miEast2° 47' 54.0"192.56 miSouth795.44 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
Merida *Thu 6:48 am366 km227 miles197 nmSouth S
CancúnThu 6:48 am430 km267 miles232 nmSoutheast SE
Playa del CarmenThu 6:48 am467 km290 miles252 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pinar del Río *Thu 7:48 am615 km382 miles332 nmEast-southeast ESE
New Orleans *Thu 6:48 am634 km394 miles342 nmNorth N
Metairie *Thu 6:48 am639 km397 miles345 nmNorth N
ChetumalThu 6:48 am648 km403 miles350 nmSouth S
Orange Walk TownThu 5:48 am690 km429 miles372 nmSouth S
Baton Rouge *Thu 6:48 am708 km440 miles382 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Pensacola *Thu 6:48 am715 km444 miles386 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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