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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 02:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 22° 26' North
Longitude: 40° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.29 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"926.44 miwest0° 01' 15.4"1.44 minorth926.37 mi
24 hours12° 25' 09.0"794.28 mieast0° 01' 32.2"1.76 misouth794.36 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 AM1927 km1198 miles1041 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta Delgada (Azores)Sat 1:06 AM2184 km1357 miles1179 nmNortheast NE
BridgetownFri 10:06 PM2317 km1440 miles1251 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneFri 11:06 PM2346 km1458 miles1267 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 10:06 PM2360 km1466 miles1274 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceFri 10:06 PM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauFri 10:06 PM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 10:06 PM2389 km1484 miles1290 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesFri 10:06 PM2401 km1492 miles1297 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 10:06 PM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmWest W
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