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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 phaseFull MoonSaturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:36 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, December 18, 2011 at 12:48 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"15.44 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.03 misouth15.44 mi
1 hour14° 28' 45.5"925.92 miwest0° 01' 22.0"1.57 misouth925.99 mi
24 hours12° 30' 37.0"800.08 mieast1° 05' 05.7"74.65 misouth806.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaSun 12:48 AM511 km317 miles276 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SmaraSun 12:48 AM560 km348 miles302 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TindoufSun 1:48 AM584 km363 miles315 nmNorth N
El AaiúnSun 12:48 AM688 km427 miles371 nmNorthwest NW
Cape BojadorSun 12:48 AM709 km441 miles383 nmNorthwest NW
DakhlaSun 12:48 AM747 km464 miles403 nmWest-northwest WNW
NouadhibouSun 12:48 AM870 km541 miles470 nmWest W
AgadirSun 12:48 AM889 km553 miles480 nmNorth N
NouakchottSun 12:48 AM893 km555 miles482 nmWest-southwest WSW
Las Palmas (ES-Canary)Sun 12:48 AM922 km573 miles498 nmNorthwest NW
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