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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 15:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 33' North, Longitude: 128° 47' 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' 00.2"0.00 misouth15.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 53.8"925.27 miwest0° 00' 15.4"0.29 misouth925.28 mi
24 hours12° 29' 40.5"798.39 mieast0° 38' 26.3"44.08 misouth801.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NahaSun 12:18 AM416 km259 miles225 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiSat 11:18 PM791 km492 miles427 nmWest-northwest WNW
KaohsiungSat 11:18 PM858 km533 miles463 nmWest W
KagoshimaSun 12:18 AM1016 km632 miles549 nmNorth N
FoochowSat 11:18 PM1039 km646 miles561 nmWest-northwest WNW
XiamenSat 11:18 PM1114 km692 miles601 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoSun 12:18 AM1152 km716 miles622 nmNorth N
QuezonSat 11:18 PM1191 km740 miles643 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaSat 11:18 PM1202 km747 miles649 nmSouthwest SW
ShanghaiSat 11:18 PM1206 km750 miles651 nmNorthwest NW
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