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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 Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 07:34:00 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: 75%

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 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 08' North, Longitude: 54° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.35 meters/second, 1527.6 km/hour, 949.2 miles/hour or 824.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.82 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 misouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.2"948.95 miwest0° 04' 31.9"5.19 misouth949.18 mi
24 hours11° 27' 06.4"748.51 mieast2° 12' 54.6"152.35 misouth768.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Sun 3:34 AM743 km461 miles401 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 3:34 AM761 km473 miles411 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreSun 3:34 AM766 km476 miles414 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 3:34 AM797 km495 miles430 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSun 3:34 AM803 km499 miles433 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesSun 3:34 AM809 km503 miles437 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSun 3:34 AM820 km510 miles443 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownSun 3:34 AM832 km517 miles449 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaSun 3:34 AM843 km524 miles455 nmWest W
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 3:34 AM844 km524 miles456 nmWest-southwest WSW

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