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 16:08:00 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 16:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||116° 43' ||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' 52.9"||925.27 mi||west||0° 00' 21.1"||0.41 mi||south||925.29 mi|
|24 hours||12° 29' 50.2"||798.58 mi||east||0° 40' 46.7"||46.77 mi||south||801.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Shantou||Sun 12:08 AM||90 km||56 miles||49 nm|| N|
|Xiamen||Sun 12:08 AM||253 km||157 miles||136 nm|| NNE|
|Kowloon||Sun 12:08 AM||255 km||159 miles||138 nm|| W|
|Shenzhen||Sun 12:08 AM||258 km||160 miles||139 nm|| W|
|Hong Kong||Sun 12:08 AM||263 km||163 miles||142 nm|| W|
|Macau||Sun 12:08 AM||329 km||205 miles||178 nm|| W|
|Guangzhou||Sun 12:08 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm|| W|
|Foshan||Sun 12:08 AM||373 km||232 miles||202 nm|| W|
|Kaohsiung||Sun 12:08 AM||387 km||240 miles||209 nm|| E|
|Taichung||Sun 12:08 AM||441 km||274 miles||238 nm|| ENE|
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