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 15:58:00 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 15:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||119° 08' ||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' 00.3"||0.01 mi||south||15.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 53.0"||925.27 mi||west||0° 00' 20.0"||0.38 mi||south||925.29 mi|
|24 hours||12° 29' 48.3"||798.55 mi||east||0° 40' 18.5"||46.23 mi||south||801.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kaohsiung||Sat 11:58 PM||146 km||91 miles||79 nm|| ENE|
|Taichung||Sat 11:58 PM||237 km||147 miles||128 nm|| NE|
|Xiamen||Sat 11:58 PM||237 km||147 miles||128 nm|| NNW|
|Shantou||Sat 11:58 PM||268 km||166 miles||144 nm|| WNW|
|Hsinchu||Sat 11:58 PM||312 km||194 miles||169 nm|| NE|
|Taipei||Sat 11:58 PM||370 km||230 miles||200 nm|| NE|
|Foochow||Sat 11:58 PM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm|| N|
|Kowloon||Sat 11:58 PM||503 km||313 miles||272 nm|| W|
|Shenzhen||Sat 11:58 PM||506 km||314 miles||273 nm|| W|
|Hong Kong||Sat 11:58 PM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm|| W|
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