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 Sunday, December 11, 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 Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 00:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 27' ||North|
|Longitude: ||1° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.03 meters/second, 1490.5 km/hour, 926.2 miles/hour or 804.8 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' 28.8"||15.44 mi||west||0° 00' 01.2"||0.02 mi||south||15.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 45.8"||925.85 mi||west||0° 01' 18.5"||1.50 mi||south||925.93 mi|
|24 hours||12° 30' 36.9"||800.02 mi||east||1° 03' 41.6"||73.05 mi||south||806.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Sun 1:18 AM||1061 km||659 miles||573 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Sun 12:18 AM||1115 km||693 miles||602 nm|| S|
|Marrakech||Sun 12:18 AM||1202 km||747 miles||649 nm|| NNW|
|Bamako||Sun 12:18 AM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm|| SSW|
|El Aaiún||Sun 12:18 AM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm|| WNW|
|Fes||Sun 12:18 AM||1328 km||825 miles||717 nm|| NNW|
|Casablanca||Sun 12:18 AM||1373 km||853 miles||741 nm|| NNW|
|Rabat||Sun 12:18 AM||1386 km||861 miles||748 nm|| NNW|
|Tangier||Sun 12:18 AM||1536 km||954 miles||829 nm|| NNW|
|Gibraltar||Sun 1:18 AM||1563 km||971 miles||844 nm|| NNW|
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