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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 = Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 11:48:00 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 phaseFirst QuarterFriday, December 2, 2011 at 9:53 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSaturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:38 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 33' North, Longitude: 179° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.81 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"15.43 miWest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 miNorth15.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 58.1"925.28 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth925.27 mi
24 hours347° 31' 09.6"797.45 miWest0° 28' 33.6"32.75 miSouth799.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwaySat 12:48 AM691 km429 miles373 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Wake IslandSat 11:48 PM1409 km876 miles761 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroSat 11:48 PM1932 km1200 miles1043 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluSat 1:48 AM2316 km1439 miles1251 nmEast E
TarawaSat 11:48 PM2449 km1522 miles1323 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandFri 11:48 PM2507 km1558 miles1354 nmSouth S
PalikirSat 10:48 PM2889 km1795 miles1560 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenSat 11:48 PM2909 km1808 miles1571 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdakSat 1:48 AM3268 km2031 miles1765 nmNorth N
KiritimatiSun 1:48 AM3373 km2096 miles1821 nmSoutheast SE

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