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 12:38:00 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 12:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||167° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.79 meters/second, 1489.6 km/hour, 925.6 miles/hour or 804.3 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' 00.1"||0.00 mi||north||15.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 56.9"||925.31 mi||west||0° 00' 03.1"||0.06 mi||north||925.31 mi|
|24 hours||12° 29' 03.9"||797.73 mi||east||0° 30' 57.0"||35.50 mi||south||800.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sun 12:38 AM||371 km||230 miles||200 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Sat 1:38 AM||1653 km||1027 miles||893 nm|| ENE|
|Majuro||Sun 12:38 AM||1752 km||1089 miles||946 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Sat 11:38 PM||1994 km||1239 miles||1077 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Sun 12:38 AM||2415 km||1501 miles||1304 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Sun 12:38 AM||2555 km||1587 miles||1379 nm|| S|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sat 10:38 PM||2597 km||1613 miles||1402 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Sat 12:38 AM||3028 km||1881 miles||1635 nm|| SE|
|Tokyo||Sat 9:38 PM||3049 km||1895 miles||1647 nm|| NW|
|Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk||Sat 11:38 PM||3495 km||2172 miles||1887 nm|| NNW|
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