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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 12:38:00 PM.

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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 12:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 33' North, Longitude: 167° 41' 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"15.43 miWest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 miNorth15.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 57.0"925.25 miWest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 miNorth925.24 mi
24 hours347° 30' 56.2"797.67 miWest0° 30' 53.9"35.43 miSouth799.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandSun 12:38 AM377 km235 miles204 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwaySat 1:38 AM1628 km1012 miles879 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroSun 12:38 AM1756 km1091 miles948 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirSat 11:38 PM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaSun 12:38 AM2408 km1496 miles1300 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSun 12:38 AM2557 km1589 miles1380 nmSouth S
HagåtñaSat 10:38 PM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSat 12:38 AM3011 km1871 miles1626 nmSoutheast SE
TokyoSat 9:38 PM3072 km1909 miles1659 nmNorthwest NW
Petropavlovsk-KamchatskySun 12:38 AM3468 km2155 miles1873 nmNorth N

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