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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 = Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 5:36:00 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: 94%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 42' North, Longitude: 56° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.81 meters/second, 1522.1 km/hour, 945.8 miles/hour or 821.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.76 miWest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 miSouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.6"945.52 miWest0° 03' 47.2"4.34 miSouth945.71 mi
24 hours11° 29' 21.6"748.37 miEast1° 55' 28.9"132.38 miSouth764.26 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)Sat 1:36 AM631 km392 miles340 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 1:36 AM656 km408 miles354 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreSat 1:36 AM678 km421 miles366 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesSat 1:36 AM707 km440 miles382 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 1:36 AM711 km442 miles384 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaSat 1:36 AM724 km450 miles391 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 1:36 AM731 km454 miles395 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 1:36 AM733 km456 miles396 nmWest-southwest WSW
The ValleySat 1:36 AM736 km458 miles398 nmWest-southwest WSW
MarigotSat 1:36 AM742 km461 miles401 nmWest-southwest WSW

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