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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 2:16:00 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 14:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 33' North, Longitude: 144° 01' 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"15.43 miWest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 miSouth15.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 55.0"925.21 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miSouth925.22 mi
24 hours12° 29' 27.3"798.09 miEast0° 35' 28.9"40.69 miSouth800.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSun 12:16 AM834 km518 miles450 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaSun 12:16 AM1008 km626 miles544 nmSouth S
HamamatsuSat 11:16 PM1480 km920 miles799 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaSat 11:16 PM1482 km921 miles800 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaSat 11:16 PM1494 km928 miles807 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiSat 11:16 PM1498 km931 miles809 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaSat 11:16 PM1512 km939 miles816 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSat 11:16 PM1515 km942 miles818 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSat 11:16 PM1560 km969 miles842 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaSat 11:16 PM1579 km981 miles853 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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