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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 Monday, October 29, 2012 at 03:18:00 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 QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 29, 2012 at 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 13' North, Longitude: 61° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.91 meters/second, 1576.5 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.33 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 32' 37.2"979.37 miwest0° 08' 30.2"9.74 minorth979.13 mi
24 hours11° 03' 32.9"744.77 mieast3° 05' 47.6"212.90 minorth769.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KingstownSun 11:18 PM59 km37 miles32 nmEast E
Vieux FortSun 11:18 PM104 km65 miles56 nmEast-northeast ENE
CastriesSun 11:18 PM122 km76 miles66 nmNortheast NE
Saint George'sSun 11:18 PM129 km80 miles70 nmSouth S
Fort-de-FranceSun 11:18 PM171 km106 miles92 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BridgetownSun 11:18 PM233 km145 miles126 nmEast E
RoseauSun 11:18 PM234 km145 miles126 nmNorth N
ScarboroughSun 11:18 PM252 km156 miles136 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port of SpainSun 11:18 PM285 km177 miles154 nmSouth S
ChaguanasSun 11:18 PM301 km187 miles163 nmSouth S
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