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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 = Monday, November 5, 2012 at 7:10:00 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: 67%

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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 58' North, Longitude: 37° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.76 meters/second, 1547.1 km/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.02 miWest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 miSouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.8"961.11 miWest0° 06' 33.8"7.52 miSouth961.42 mi
24 hours11° 19' 27.4"749.35 miEast2° 59' 20.7"205.52 miSouth782.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaMon 6:10 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmEast E
CayenneMon 4:10 AM2077 km1290 miles1121 nmSouthwest SW
DakarMon 7:10 AM2186 km1358 miles1180 nmEast E
ParamariboMon 4:10 AM2266 km1408 miles1223 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaMon 4:10 AM2290 km1423 miles1237 nmSouth S
BanjulMon 7:10 AM2303 km1431 miles1243 nmEast E
NouakchottMon 7:10 AM2310 km1435 miles1247 nmEast E
BelémMon 4:10 AM2354 km1463 miles1271 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BridgetownMon 3:10 AM2393 km1487 miles1292 nmWest W
BissauMon 7:10 AM2450 km1522 miles1323 nmEast E

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