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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 04:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 21' North, Longitude: 59° 27' 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"926.47 miwest0° 01' 46.6"2.04 misouth926.57 mi
24 hours12° 30' 29.1"800.45 mieast1° 14' 52.1"85.86 misouth808.52 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 AM577 km358 miles312 nmSouth-southwest SSW
The ValleySun 12:18 AM592 km368 miles320 nmSouthwest SW
MarigotSun 12:18 AM607 km377 miles328 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaSun 12:18 AM607 km377 miles328 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 12:18 AM631 km392 miles341 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 12:18 AM655 km407 miles353 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BradesSun 12:18 AM681 km423 miles368 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Road TownSun 12:18 AM692 km430 miles374 nmSouthwest SW
Pointe-à-PitreSun 12:18 AM710 km441 miles384 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 12:18 AM742 km461 miles401 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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