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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 02:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 23' North, Longitude: 40° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.20 meters/second, 1491.1 km/hour, 926.5 miles/hour or 805.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"15.44 miwest0° 00' 01.6"0.03 misouth15.44 mi
1 hour14° 28' 44.3"926.24 miwest0° 01' 37.1"1.86 misouth926.33 mi
24 hours12° 30' 33.8"800.32 mieast1° 11' 08.9"81.59 misouth807.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaSun 1:58 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmEast-southeast ESE
Angra do HeroísmoSun 1:58 AM2185 km1357 miles1180 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Ponta DelgadaSun 1:58 AM2196 km1365 miles1186 nmNortheast NE
BridgetownSat 10:58 PM2303 km1431 miles1243 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSat 11:58 PM2334 km1450 miles1260 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 10:58 PM2345 km1457 miles1266 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceSat 10:58 PM2368 km1471 miles1279 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 10:58 PM2368 km1472 miles1279 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 10:58 PM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSat 10:58 PM2387 km1483 miles1289 nmWest-southwest WSW
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