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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: 99%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, December 2, 2011 at 9:52 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSaturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:36 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 9, 2011 at 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 58' North, Longitude: 152° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.86 meters/second, 1497.1 km/hour, 930.2 miles/hour or 808.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"15.51 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.4"929.93 miwest0° 02' 43.1"3.12 minorth929.79 mi
24 hours12° 16' 53.8"788.03 mieast0° 34' 46.8"39.89 minorth787.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaFri 10:48 PM1263 km785 miles682 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 12:48 AM1482 km921 miles800 nmEast E
PalikirFri 11:48 PM1766 km1097 miles954 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaFri 9:48 PM1961 km1218 miles1059 nmNorthwest NW
KawasakiFri 9:48 PM1963 km1220 miles1060 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoFri 9:48 PM1977 km1229 miles1068 nmNorthwest NW
SagamiharaFri 9:48 PM1988 km1235 miles1073 nmNorthwest NW
NagoyaFri 9:48 PM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaFri 9:48 PM2191 km1362 miles1183 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoFri 9:48 PM2194 km1364 miles1185 nmNorthwest NW
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