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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 2:58:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:38 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, December 18, 2011 at 12:49 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: 39° 53' 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"926.17 miWest0° 01' 37.1"1.86 miSouth926.26 mi
24 hours12° 30' 33.9"800.27 miEast1° 11' 05.9"81.53 miSouth807.73 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 AM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta DelgadaSun 1:58 AM2180 km1355 miles1177 nmNortheast NE
BridgetownSat 10:58 PM2328 km1447 miles1257 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSat 11:58 PM2350 km1460 miles1269 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 10:58 PM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceSat 10:58 PM2394 km1488 miles1293 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 10:58 PM2395 km1488 miles1293 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 10:58 PM2401 km1492 miles1297 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSat 10:58 PM2414 km1500 miles1304 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 10:58 PM2455 km1526 miles1326 nmWest W

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