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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 8:00:00 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: 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 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 06' North, Longitude: 61° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.43 meters/second, 1528.0 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.82 miWest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 miSouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.4"949.15 miWest0° 04' 34.1"5.24 miSouth949.38 mi
24 hours11° 26' 57.2"748.49 miEast2° 13' 48.3"153.37 miSouth768.77 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 4:00 AM172 km107 miles93 nmSouth-southwest SSW
The ValleySun 4:00 AM214 km133 miles115 nmWest-southwest WSW
GustaviaSun 4:00 AM214 km133 miles116 nmSouthwest SW
PhilipsburgSun 4:00 AM222 km138 miles120 nmWest-southwest WSW
MarigotSun 4:00 AM223 km139 miles121 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 4:00 AM228 km141 miles123 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 4:00 AM252 km157 miles136 nmSouthwest SW
BradesSun 4:00 AM275 km171 miles148 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pointe-à-PitreSun 4:00 AM318 km198 miles172 nmSouth S
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 4:00 AM347 km216 miles187 nmSouth S

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