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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 09:34:00 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: 56%

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 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 38' North, Longitude: 61° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.76 meters/second, 1572.3 km/hour, 977.0 miles/hour or 849.0 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' 50.0"976.81 miwest0° 08' 35.1"9.84 misouth977.15 mi
24 hours11° 15' 08.7"756.48 mieast3° 44' 30.8"257.21 misouth804.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vieux FortTue 5:34 AM35 km21 miles19 nmEast-northeast ENE
CastriesTue 5:34 AM52 km32 miles28 nmNortheast NE
KingstownTue 5:34 AM53 km33 miles29 nmSouth S
Fort-de-FranceTue 5:34 AM109 km68 miles59 nmNorth N
Saint George'sTue 5:34 AM183 km114 miles99 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RoseauTue 5:34 AM185 km115 miles100 nmNorth N
BridgetownTue 5:34 AM187 km116 miles101 nmEast-southeast ESE
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Tue 5:34 AM267 km166 miles144 nmNorth N
ScarboroughTue 5:34 AM277 km172 miles149 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pointe-à-PitreTue 5:34 AM290 km180 miles157 nmNorth N

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