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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 10, 2011 at 2:06:00 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 QuarterFriday, December 2, 2011 at 9:53 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSaturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:38 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 02:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 26' North, Longitude: 39° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.30 meters/second, 1491.5 km/hour, 926.8 miles/hour or 805.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"15.45 miWest0° 00' 01.2"0.03 miNorth15.45 mi
1 hour14° 29' 13.2"926.38 miWest0° 01' 15.5"1.44 miNorth926.31 mi
24 hours12° 25' 08.5"794.22 miEast0° 01' 29.1"1.71 miSouth794.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaSat 1:06 AM1902 km1182 miles1027 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta DelgadaSat 1:06 AM2168 km1347 miles1171 nmNortheast NE
BridgetownFri 10:06 PM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneFri 11:06 PM2362 km1468 miles1276 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 10:06 PM2386 km1483 miles1288 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceFri 10:06 PM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauFri 10:06 PM2410 km1497 miles1301 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 10:06 PM2415 km1501 miles1304 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesFri 10:06 PM2428 km1509 miles1311 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 10:06 PM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmWest W

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