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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 02:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"15.44 miwest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 misouth15.44 mi
1 hour14° 28' 44.8"926.10 miwest0° 01' 31.1"1.74 misouth926.19 mi
24 hours12° 30' 35.8"800.23 mieast1° 08' 43.7"78.82 misouth807.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloSun 1:06 AM669 km416 miles361 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PraiaSun 1:06 AM934 km580 miles504 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NouakchottSun 2:06 AM1304 km810 miles704 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarSun 2:06 AM1372 km852 miles741 nmSoutheast SE
BanjulSun 2:06 AM1530 km951 miles826 nmSoutheast SE
El AaiúnSun 2:06 AM1547 km961 miles835 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ponta DelgadaSun 1:06 AM1710 km1063 miles924 nmNorth N
BissauSun 2:06 AM1729 km1074 miles934 nmSoutheast SE
Angra do HeroísmoSun 1:06 AM1803 km1120 miles973 nmNorth N
ConakrySun 2:06 AM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmSoutheast SE
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