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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 02:58:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, December 2, 2011 at 9:53 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSaturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:38 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 02:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 27' North, Longitude: 52° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.23 meters/second, 1491.2 km/hour, 926.6 miles/hour or 805.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"15.44 miwest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 minorth15.44 mi
1 hour14° 29' 11.8"926.23 miwest0° 01' 09.6"1.33 minorth926.16 mi
24 hours12° 25' 33.1"794.55 mieast0° 03' 53.4"4.46 misouth794.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 10:58 PM1161 km721 miles627 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 10:58 PM1221 km759 miles659 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 10:58 PM1230 km764 miles664 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauFri 10:58 PM1240 km771 miles670 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceFri 10:58 PM1268 km788 miles685 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownFri 10:58 PM1292 km803 miles698 nmSouthwest SW
CastriesFri 10:58 PM1308 km813 miles706 nmSouthwest SW
KingstownFri 10:58 PM1396 km867 miles754 nmSouthwest SW
San JuanFri 10:58 PM1506 km936 miles813 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint George'sFri 10:58 PM1526 km948 miles824 nmSouthwest SW

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