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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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 09:10:00 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: 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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 41' North, Longitude: 55° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.65 meters/second, 1571.9 km/hour, 976.8 miles/hour or 848.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.28 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.8"976.57 miwest0° 08' 33.5"9.81 misouth976.91 mi
24 hours11° 15' 09.4"756.31 mieast3° 43' 53.5"256.49 misouth803.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownTue 5:10 AM456 km284 miles246 nmWest W
Vieux FortTue 5:10 AM596 km370 miles322 nmWest W
CastriesTue 5:10 AM600 km373 miles324 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceTue 5:10 AM616 km383 miles332 nmWest W
KingstownTue 5:10 AM629 km391 miles339 nmWest W
ScarboroughTue 5:10 AM638 km397 miles345 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauTue 5:10 AM664 km413 miles359 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint George'sTue 5:10 AM708 km440 miles382 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreTue 5:10 AM713 km443 miles385 nmWest-northwest WNW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Tue 5:10 AM723 km449 miles390 nmWest-northwest WNW

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