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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 9:34:00 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: 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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 AM51 km32 miles27 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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