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 02:06:00 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 02:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 24' ||North|
|Longitude: ||27° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.14 meters/second, 1490.9 km/hour, 926.4 miles/hour or 805.0 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' 01.5"||0.03 mi||south||15.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 44.8"||926.10 mi||west||0° 01' 31.1"||1.74 mi||south||926.19 mi|
|24 hours||12° 30' 35.8"||800.23 mi||east||1° 08' 43.7"||78.82 mi||south||807.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Sun 1:06 AM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| SSE|
|Praia||Sun 1:06 AM||934 km||580 miles||504 nm|| SSE|
|Nouakchott||Sun 2:06 AM||1304 km||810 miles||704 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Sun 2:06 AM||1372 km||852 miles||741 nm|| SE|
|Banjul||Sun 2:06 AM||1530 km||951 miles||826 nm|| SE|
|El Aaiún||Sun 2:06 AM||1547 km||961 miles||835 nm|| ENE|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores)||Sun 1:06 AM||1710 km||1063 miles||924 nm|| N|
|Bissau||Sun 2:06 AM||1729 km||1074 miles||934 nm|| SE|
|Conakry||Sun 2:06 AM||2058 km||1279 miles||1111 nm|| SE|
|Freetown||Sun 2:06 AM||2175 km||1352 miles||1175 nm|| SE|
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