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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 Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 02:14:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 52' North, Longitude: 42° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.42 meters/second, 1520.7 km/hour, 944.9 miles/hour or 821.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.75 miwest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 minorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.9"944.61 miwest0° 03' 24.6"3.91 minorth944.45 mi
24 hours11° 36' 36.8"755.42 mieast0° 56' 05.2"64.31 minorth755.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 11:14 PM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownTue 10:14 PM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaWed 1:14 AM2072 km1288 miles1119 nmEast-southeast ESE
Fort-de-FranceTue 10:14 PM2074 km1289 miles1120 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Tue 10:14 PM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmWest W
RoseauTue 10:14 PM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmWest W
ParamariboTue 11:14 PM2084 km1295 miles1125 nmSouthwest SW
CastriesTue 10:14 PM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Tue 10:14 PM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmWest W
KingstownTue 10:14 PM2147 km1334 miles1159 nmWest-southwest WSW
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