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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 13:48:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

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 13:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 33' North, Longitude: 150° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.78 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
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"15.43 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 misouth15.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 55.6"925.22 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 misouth925.22 mi
24 hours12° 29' 20.8"797.97 mieast0° 34' 10.4"39.19 misouth800.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSat 11:48 PM971 km603 miles524 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaSat 11:48 PM1190 km739 miles642 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandSun 1:48 AM1689 km1050 miles912 nmEast E
YokohamaSat 10:48 PM1791 km1113 miles967 nmNorthwest NW
KawasakiSat 10:48 PM1794 km1115 miles969 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoSat 10:48 PM1809 km1124 miles977 nmNorthwest NW
SagamiharaSat 10:48 PM1818 km1129 miles981 nmNorthwest NW
ShizuokaSat 10:48 PM1830 km1137 miles988 nmNorthwest NW
HamamatsuSat 10:48 PM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmNorthwest NW
PalikirSun 12:48 AM1903 km1183 miles1028 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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