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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, December 3, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 81%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 3, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.53 meters/second, 1564.3 km/hour, 972.0 miles/hour or 844.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.0"||16.20 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||south||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 03.3"||971.82 mi||west||0° 07' 51.8"||9.01 mi||south||972.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 06' 15.4"||742.53 mi||east||3° 27' 09.0"||237.34 mi||south||784.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bridgetown||Mon 3:10 AM||413 km||257 miles||223 nm||WSW|
|Castries||Mon 3:10 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm||W|
|Fort-de-France||Mon 3:10 AM||521 km||324 miles||281 nm||W|
|Vieux Fort||Mon 3:10 AM||524 km||325 miles||283 nm||WSW|
|Roseau||Mon 3:10 AM||555 km||345 miles||300 nm||W|
|Kingstown||Mon 3:10 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm||WSW|
|Pointe-à-Pitre||Mon 3:10 AM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm||WNW|
|Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)||Mon 3:10 AM||603 km||375 miles||326 nm||WNW|
|Scarborough||Mon 3:10 AM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm||SW|
|Saint John's (Antigua)||Mon 3:10 AM||651 km||404 miles||351 nm||WNW|
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