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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 4:18:00 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 04:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 21' North, Longitude: 59° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.30 meters/second, 1491.5 km/hour, 926.8 miles/hour or 805.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"15.45 miWest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 miSouth15.45 mi
1 hour14° 28' 43.8"926.40 miWest0° 01' 46.4"2.04 miSouth926.50 mi
24 hours12° 30' 29.2"800.39 miEast1° 14' 48.9"85.79 miSouth808.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Sun 12:18 AM590 km366 miles318 nmSouth-southwest SSW
The ValleySun 12:18 AM611 km379 miles330 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaSun 12:18 AM624 km388 miles337 nmSouthwest SW
MarigotSun 12:18 AM625 km388 miles337 nmSouthwest SW
PhilipsburgSun 12:18 AM625 km388 miles338 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 12:18 AM642 km399 miles347 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OranjestadSun 12:18 AM668 km415 miles361 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 12:18 AM670 km417 miles362 nmSouthwest SW
The BottomSun 12:18 AM673 km418 miles364 nmSouthwest SW
CharlestownSun 12:18 AM680 km422 miles367 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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