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 14:36:00 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 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||138° 56' ||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' 54.7"||925.27 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||925.28 mi|
|24 hours||12° 29' 31.9"||798.23 mi||east||0° 36' 28.2"||41.83 mi||south||801.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 12:36 AM||1179 km||732 miles||636 nm|| SSE|
|Kagoshima||Sat 11:36 PM||1300 km||808 miles||702 nm|| NW|
|Hamamatsu||Sat 11:36 PM||1352 km||840 miles||730 nm|| N|
|Shizuoka||Sat 11:36 PM||1378 km||856 miles||744 nm|| N|
|Osaka||Sat 11:36 PM||1383 km||860 miles||747 nm|| NNW|
|Matsuyama||Sat 11:36 PM||1389 km||863 miles||750 nm|| NNW|
|Kobe||Sat 11:36 PM||1393 km||866 miles||752 nm|| NNW|
|Kumamoto||Sat 11:36 PM||1394 km||866 miles||753 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Sat 11:36 PM||1412 km||877 miles||762 nm|| N|
|Kyoto||Sat 11:36 PM||1414 km||878 miles||763 nm|| NNW|
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