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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 = Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:56:00 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: 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 02:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 55' North, Longitude: 52° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.30 meters/second, 1520.3 km/hour, 944.7 miles/hour or 820.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.74 miWest0° 00' 03.3"0.06 miNorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.1"944.36 miWest0° 03' 20.8"3.84 miNorth944.20 mi
24 hours11° 36' 51.6"755.50 miEast0° 54' 30.0"62.49 miNorth755.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Tue 10:56 PM1014 km630 miles548 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Tue 10:56 PM1034 km642 miles558 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Tue 10:56 PM1069 km664 miles577 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownTue 10:56 PM1070 km665 miles577 nmSouthwest SW
RoseauTue 10:56 PM1072 km666 miles579 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceTue 10:56 PM1084 km673 miles585 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesTue 10:56 PM1115 km693 miles602 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Tue 10:56 PM1116 km694 miles603 nmWest-southwest WSW
KingstownTue 10:56 PM1193 km742 miles644 nmSouthwest SW
Saint George'sTue 10:56 PM1317 km818 miles711 nmSouthwest SW

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