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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 8:24:00 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 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 48' North, Longitude: 44° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.45 meters/second, 1571.2 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 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' 08.5"0.16 miSouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.6"976.11 miWest0° 08' 30.2"9.74 miSouth976.46 mi
24 hours11° 15' 10.8"755.99 miEast3° 42' 41.4"255.12 miSouth803.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 5:24 AM1318 km819 miles711 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboTue 5:24 AM1482 km921 miles800 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownTue 4:24 AM1660 km1031 miles896 nmWest W
GeorgetownTue 4:24 AM1702 km1058 miles919 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémTue 5:24 AM1748 km1086 miles944 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CastriesTue 4:24 AM1803 km1120 miles973 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceTue 4:24 AM1811 km1126 miles978 nmWest W
KingstownTue 4:24 AM1833 km1139 miles990 nmWest W
RoseauTue 4:24 AM1848 km1148 miles998 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Tue 4:24 AM1890 km1174 miles1021 nmWest W

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