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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, November 3, 2012 at 07:20:00 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: 83%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 30' North, Longitude: 63° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.61 meters/second, 1514.2 km/hour, 940.9 miles/hour or 817.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.1"940.57 miwest0° 02' 16.6"2.61 misouth940.69 mi
24 hours11° 34' 59.1"750.66 mieast1° 20' 34.7"92.38 misouth759.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The ValleySat 3:20 AM252 km156 miles136 nmSouth S
MarigotSat 3:20 AM269 km167 miles145 nmSouth S
Road TownSat 3:20 AM275 km171 miles148 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaSat 3:20 AM289 km180 miles156 nmSouth S
Charlotte AmalieSat 3:20 AM301 km187 miles163 nmSouthwest SW
ChristianstedSat 3:20 AM344 km214 miles186 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Codrington (Barbuda)Sat 3:20 AM346 km215 miles187 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 3:20 AM357 km222 miles193 nmSouth S
San JuanSat 3:20 AM382 km238 miles206 nmSouthwest SW
CaguasSat 3:20 AM391 km243 miles211 nmSouthwest SW

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