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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 phaseFull MoonSaturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:38 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, December 18, 2011 at 12:49 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 33' North, Longitude: 136° 18' 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' 54.3"925.20 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 misouth925.22 mi
24 hours12° 29' 34.2"798.22 mieast0° 36' 58.9"42.41 misouth801.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KagoshimaSat 11:48 PM1152 km716 miles622 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KumamotoSat 11:48 PM1262 km784 miles681 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MatsuyamaSat 11:48 PM1298 km807 miles701 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HagåtñaSun 12:48 AM1345 km836 miles726 nmSoutheast SE
OsakaSat 11:48 PM1345 km836 miles726 nmNorth N
KobeSat 11:48 PM1349 km838 miles728 nmNorth N
HamamatsuSat 11:48 PM1355 km842 miles731 nmNorth N
FukuokaSat 11:48 PM1361 km846 miles735 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuSat 11:48 PM1364 km847 miles736 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HiroshimaSat 11:48 PM1364 km847 miles736 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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