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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 15:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"15.43 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 misouth15.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 53.0"925.27 miwest0° 00' 20.0"0.38 misouth925.29 mi
24 hours12° 29' 48.3"798.55 mieast0° 40' 18.5"46.23 misouth801.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KaohsiungSat 11:58 PM146 km91 miles79 nmEast-northeast ENE
TaichungSat 11:58 PM237 km147 miles128 nmNortheast NE
XiamenSat 11:58 PM237 km147 miles128 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShantouSat 11:58 PM268 km166 miles144 nmWest-northwest WNW
HsinchuSat 11:58 PM312 km194 miles169 nmNortheast NE
TaipeiSat 11:58 PM370 km230 miles200 nmNortheast NE
FoochowSat 11:58 PM391 km243 miles211 nmNorth N
KowloonSat 11:58 PM503 km313 miles272 nmWest W
ShenzhenSat 11:58 PM506 km314 miles273 nmWest W
Hong KongSat 11:58 PM511 km317 miles276 nmWest W
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