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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 2:36 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, December 18, 2011 at 12:48 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 15:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 33' North, Longitude: 131° 12' 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
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"15.43 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 misouth15.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 54.0"925.20 miwest0° 00' 14.2"0.27 misouth925.22 mi
24 hours12° 29' 38.5"798.30 mieast0° 37' 58.1"43.54 misouth801.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NahaSun 12:08 AM538 km334 miles290 nmNorthwest NW
KagoshimaSun 12:08 AM1003 km623 miles542 nmNorth N
TaipeiSat 11:08 PM1025 km637 miles553 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoSun 12:08 AM1137 km707 miles614 nmNorth N
FukuokaSun 12:08 AM1233 km766 miles666 nmNorth N
KitakyushuSun 12:08 AM1255 km780 miles677 nmNorth N
MatsuyamaSun 12:08 AM1261 km783 miles681 nmNorth N
FoochowSat 11:08 PM1269 km789 miles685 nmWest-northwest WNW
HiroshimaSun 12:08 AM1317 km818 miles711 nmNorth N
XiamenSat 11:08 PM1357 km843 miles732 nmWest-northwest WNW

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