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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 15:18:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 15:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 28.8"||15.43 mi||west||0° 00' 00.2"||0.00 mi||south||15.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 53.8"||925.27 mi||west||0° 00' 15.4"||0.29 mi||south||925.28 mi|
|24 hours||12° 29' 40.5"||798.39 mi||east||0° 38' 26.3"||44.08 mi||south||801.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Naha||Sun 12:18 AM||416 km||259 miles||225 nm|| NNW|
|Taipei||Sat 11:18 PM||791 km||492 miles||427 nm|| WNW|
|Kaohsiung||Sat 11:18 PM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm|| W|
|Kagoshima||Sun 12:18 AM||1016 km||632 miles||549 nm|| N|
|Foochow||Sat 11:18 PM||1033 km||642 miles||558 nm|| WNW|
|Xiamen||Sat 11:18 PM||1114 km||692 miles||601 nm|| WNW|
|Kumamoto||Sun 12:18 AM||1152 km||716 miles||622 nm|| N|
|Quezon||Sat 11:18 PM||1191 km||740 miles||643 nm|| SW|
|Manila||Sat 11:18 PM||1202 km||747 miles||649 nm|| SW|
|Shanghai||Sat 11:18 PM||1206 km||750 miles||651 nm|| NW|
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