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 00:48:00 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 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 26' ||North|
|Longitude: ||8° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.06 meters/second, 1490.6 km/hour, 926.2 miles/hour or 804.9 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"||0.03 mi||south||15.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 45.5"||925.92 mi||west||0° 01' 22.0"||1.57 mi||south||925.99 mi|
|24 hours||12° 30' 37.0"||800.08 mi||east||1° 05' 05.7"||74.65 mi||south||806.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tidjikja||Sun 12:48 AM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm|| SSW|
|Smara||Sun 12:48 AM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm|| NNW|
|Tindouf||Sun 1:48 AM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm|| N|
|El Aaiún||Sun 12:48 AM||688 km||427 miles||371 nm|| NW|
|Cape Bojador||Sun 12:48 AM||709 km||441 miles||383 nm|| NW|
|Dakhla||Sun 12:48 AM||747 km||464 miles||403 nm|| WNW|
|Nouadhibou||Sun 12:48 AM||870 km||541 miles||470 nm|| W|
|Agadir||Sun 12:48 AM||889 km||553 miles||480 nm|| N|
|Nouakchott||Sun 12:48 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| WSW|
|Las Palmas (ES-Canary)||Sun 12:48 AM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm|| NW|
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