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 Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 11:18:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 11:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||173° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.82 meters/second, 1489.7 km/hour, 925.7 miles/hour or 804.4 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' 28.9"||15.43 mi||west||0° 00' 00.3"||0.01 mi||north||15.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 58.8"||925.37 mi||west||0° 00' 12.3"||0.24 mi||north||925.36 mi|
|24 hours||12° 28' 42.1"||797.37 mi||east||0° 27' 12.6"||31.21 mi||south||799.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Sat 12:18 AM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| NNW|
|Honolulu||Sat 1:18 AM||1599 km||993 miles||863 nm|| E|
|Wake Island||Sat 11:18 PM||2117 km||1316 miles||1143 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Sat 11:18 PM||2381 km||1480 miles||1286 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Fri 11:18 PM||2497 km||1552 miles||1348 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Sat 11:18 PM||2769 km||1721 miles||1495 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 1:18 AM||2865 km||1780 miles||1547 nm|| SE|
|Adak||Sat 1:18 AM||3267 km||2030 miles||1764 nm|| N|
|Yaren||Sat 11:18 PM||3336 km||2073 miles||1801 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Sat 10:18 PM||3516 km||2185 miles||1898 nm|| WSW|
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