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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 08:10:00 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 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 05' North, Longitude: 63° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.46 meters/second, 1528.1 km/hour, 949.5 miles/hour or 825.1 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 misouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.6"949.22 miwest0° 04' 35.0"5.26 misouth949.45 mi
24 hours11° 26' 53.7"748.49 mieast2° 14' 09.1"153.77 misouth768.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The ValleySun 4:10 AM116 km72 miles63 nmSoutheast SE
Road TownSun 4:10 AM123 km76 miles66 nmSouthwest SW
MarigotSun 4:10 AM129 km80 miles70 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PhilipsburgSun 4:10 AM135 km84 miles73 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cruz BaySun 4:10 AM144 km89 miles78 nmSouthwest SW
Charlotte AmalieSun 4:10 AM155 km96 miles84 nmWest-southwest WSW
GustaviaSun 4:10 AM159 km99 miles86 nmSoutheast SE
The Bottom (Saba)Sun 4:10 AM168 km104 miles91 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ChristianstedSun 4:10 AM183 km114 miles99 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 4:10 AM223 km138 miles120 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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