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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 = Tuesday, November 6, 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: 57%

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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 51' North, Longitude: 38° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.34 meters/second, 1570.8 km/hour, 976.1 miles/hour or 848.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.27 miWest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miSouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.3"975.87 miWest0° 08' 28.4"9.71 miSouth976.22 mi
24 hours11° 15' 11.9"755.83 miEast3° 42' 03.6"254.40 miSouth802.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaTue 7:00 AM1620 km1007 miles875 nmEast E
CayenneTue 5:00 AM1810 km1125 miles978 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaTue 5:00 AM1945 km1208 miles1050 nmSouth S
BelémTue 5:00 AM2019 km1254 miles1090 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboTue 5:00 AM2032 km1262 miles1097 nmWest-southwest WSW
DakarTue 8:00 AM2274 km1413 miles1228 nmEast E
BridgetownTue 4:00 AM2288 km1422 miles1235 nmWest W
GeorgetownTue 4:00 AM2289 km1422 miles1236 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanjulTue 8:00 AM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmEast E
CastriesTue 4:00 AM2430 km1510 miles1312 nmWest W

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