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.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 00:18:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 00:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 23' ||North|
|Longitude: ||13° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.45 meters/second, 1492.0 km/hour, 927.1 miles/hour or 805.6 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' 29.3"||15.45 mi||west||0° 00' 01.5"||0.03 mi||north||15.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 16.6"||926.78 mi||west||0° 01' 27.5"||1.67 mi||north||926.70 mi|
|24 hours||12° 24' 14.6"||793.56 mi||east||0° 03' 26.6"||3.95 mi||north||793.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouadhibou||Sat 12:18 AM||358 km||222 miles||193 nm|| WSW|
|Nouakchott||Sat 12:18 AM||522 km||324 miles||282 nm|| SSW|
|El Aaiún||Sat 12:18 AM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| N|
|Las Palmas (ES-Canary)||Sat 12:18 AM||655 km||407 miles||353 nm|| NNW|
|Rosso||Sat 12:18 AM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm|| SSW|
|Touba||Sat 12:18 AM||857 km||533 miles||463 nm|| SSW|
|Thiès||Sat 12:18 AM||897 km||557 miles||484 nm|| SSW|
|Dakar||Sat 12:18 AM||930 km||578 miles||502 nm|| SSW|
|Agadir||Sat 12:18 AM||991 km||616 miles||535 nm|| NNE|
|Farafenni||Sat 12:18 AM||991 km||616 miles||535 nm|| S|
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