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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 = Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 6:36:00 AM.

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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: 76%

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 Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 12' North, Longitude: 40° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.16 meters/second, 1527.0 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.81 miWest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 miSouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 31' 11.3"948.53 miWest0° 04' 26.6"5.09 miSouth948.75 mi
24 hours11° 27' 26.7"748.55 miEast2° 10' 54.1"150.05 miSouth768.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaSun 5:36 AM1914 km1189 miles1033 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneSun 3:36 AM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownSun 2:36 AM2107 km1309 miles1138 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboSun 3:36 AM2138 km1329 miles1154 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceSun 2:36 AM2203 km1369 miles1190 nmWest W
CastriesSun 2:36 AM2214 km1376 miles1195 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSun 2:36 AM2216 km1377 miles1196 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 2:36 AM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 2:36 AM2234 km1388 miles1206 nmWest W
KingstownSun 2:36 AM2269 km1410 miles1225 nmWest-southwest WSW

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