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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, December 2, 2011 at 9:52 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSaturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:36 PM

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"15.43 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 misouth15.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 54.9"925.27 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth925.28 mi
24 hours12° 29' 27.4"798.15 mieast0° 35' 32.1"40.75 misouth800.88 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 AM841 km522 miles454 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Guam (Hagåtña)Sun 12:16 AM1010 km628 miles546 nmSouth S
HamamatsuSat 11:16 PM1469 km913 miles793 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaSat 11:16 PM1473 km915 miles795 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaSat 11:16 PM1484 km922 miles801 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiSat 11:16 PM1491 km926 miles805 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaSat 11:16 PM1504 km935 miles812 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSat 11:16 PM1508 km937 miles814 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSat 11:16 PM1548 km962 miles836 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaSat 11:16 PM1565 km972 miles845 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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