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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 15:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 33' North, Longitude: 129° 03' 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"925.20 miwest0° 00' 15.3"0.29 misouth925.22 mi
24 hours12° 29' 40.3"798.33 mieast0° 38' 23.1"44.02 misouth801.37 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 AM425 km264 miles229 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiSat 11:18 PM817 km508 miles441 nmWest-northwest WNW
KaohsiungSat 11:18 PM885 km550 miles478 nmWest W
KagoshimaSun 12:18 AM1012 km629 miles546 nmNorth N
FoochowSat 11:18 PM1064 km661 miles575 nmWest-northwest WNW
XiamenSat 11:18 PM1141 km709 miles616 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoSun 12:18 AM1148 km713 miles620 nmNorth N
QuezonSat 11:18 PM1210 km752 miles654 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaSat 11:18 PM1222 km759 miles660 nmSouthwest SW
ShanghaiSat 11:18 PM1222 km760 miles660 nmNorthwest NW
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