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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 15:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 33' North, Longitude: 131° 28' 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' 54.1"925.20 miwest0° 00' 14.0"0.27 misouth925.22 mi
24 hours12° 29' 38.3"798.29 mieast0° 37' 54.9"43.48 misouth801.28 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 AM556 km345 miles300 nmNorthwest NW
KagoshimaSun 12:08 AM1005 km625 miles543 nmNorth N
TaipeiSat 11:08 PM1051 km653 miles568 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoSun 12:08 AM1138 km707 miles615 nmNorth N
FukuokaSun 12:08 AM1235 km767 miles667 nmNorth N
KitakyushuSun 12:08 AM1256 km780 miles678 nmNorth N
MatsuyamaSun 12:08 AM1258 km781 miles679 nmNorth N
FoochowSat 11:08 PM1295 km805 miles699 nmWest-northwest WNW
HiroshimaSun 12:08 AM1315 km817 miles710 nmNorth N
ShanghaiSat 11:08 PM1383 km859 miles747 nmNorthwest NW

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