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 14:16:00 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 14:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||143° 45' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.77 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' 28.8"||15.43 mi||west||0° 00' 00.1"||0.00 mi||south||15.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 54.9"||925.27 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||south||925.28 mi|
|24 hours||12° 29' 27.4"||798.15 mi||east||0° 35' 32.1"||40.75 mi||south||800.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Sun 12:16 AM||841 km||522 miles||454 nm|| SSE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 12:16 AM||1010 km||628 miles||546 nm|| S|
|Hamamatsu||Sat 11:16 PM||1469 km||913 miles||793 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Sat 11:16 PM||1473 km||915 miles||795 nm|| NNW|
|Yokohama||Sat 11:16 PM||1484 km||922 miles||801 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Sat 11:16 PM||1491 km||926 miles||805 nm|| NNW|
|Sagamihara||Sat 11:16 PM||1504 km||935 miles||812 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Sat 11:16 PM||1508 km||937 miles||814 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Sat 11:16 PM||1548 km||962 miles||836 nm|| NNW|
|Osaka||Sat 11:16 PM||1565 km||972 miles||845 nm|| NNW|
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