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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, December 2, 2011 at 9:52 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSaturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:36 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 24' North, Longitude: 21° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.40 meters/second, 1491.9 km/hour, 927.0 miles/hour or 805.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"15.45 miwest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 minorth15.45 mi
1 hour14° 29' 15.7"926.68 miwest0° 01' 24.0"1.61 minorth926.60 mi
24 hours12° 24' 30.1"793.76 mieast0° 02' 03.7"2.36 minorth793.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouadhibouSat 12:48 AM459 km285 miles248 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakhlaSat 12:48 AM557 km346 miles301 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa MariaFri 11:48 PM667 km414 miles360 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NouakchottSat 12:48 AM724 km450 miles391 nmSoutheast SE
MindeloFri 11:48 PM729 km453 miles393 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cape BojadorSat 12:48 AM796 km494 miles430 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las PalmasSat 12:48 AM858 km533 miles464 nmNortheast NE
RossoSat 12:48 AM862 km536 miles465 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaFri 11:48 PM864 km537 miles466 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DakarSat 12:48 AM942 km586 miles509 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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