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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, December 12, 2011 at 01:28:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 12, 2011 at 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 18' ||North|
|Longitude: ||5° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.34 meters/second, 1502.4 km/hour, 933.6 miles/hour or 811.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 28.8"||15.56 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||south||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 46.6"||933.29 mi||west||0° 04' 14.4"||4.86 mi||south||933.53 mi|
|24 hours||12° 24' 50.5"||800.23 mi||east||2° 12' 26.9"||151.87 mi||south||820.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|El Aaiún||Mon 1:28 AM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm|| NW|
|Bamako||Mon 1:28 AM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm|| SSW|
|Koutiala||Mon 1:28 AM||988 km||614 miles||533 nm|| S|
|Ouagadougou||Mon 1:28 AM||1094 km||679 miles||590 nm|| SSE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 1:28 AM||1113 km||691 miles||601 nm|| WSW|
|Marrakech||Mon 1:28 AM||1163 km||723 miles||628 nm|| N|
|Niamey||Mon 2:28 AM||1212 km||753 miles||655 nm|| SE|
|Casablanca||Mon 1:28 AM||1373 km||853 miles||741 nm|| N|
|Fes||Mon 1:28 AM||1414 km||879 miles||763 nm|| N|
|Rabat||Mon 1:28 AM||1414 km||879 miles||763 nm|| N|
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