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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 5:18:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 17:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 32' North, Longitude: 100° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.78 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' 00.4"0.01 miSouth15.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 51.6"925.23 miWest0° 00' 29.1"0.56 miSouth925.26 mi
24 hours12° 30' 01.9"798.77 miEast0° 44' 00.2"50.46 miSouth802.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Luang PrabangSun 12:18 AM362 km225 miles196 nmSoutheast SE
KunmingSun 1:18 AM384 km239 miles207 nmNortheast NE
MandalaySat 11:48 PM419 km260 miles226 nmWest W
Chiang MaiSun 12:18 AM431 km268 miles233 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Xam NeuaSun 12:18 AM473 km294 miles255 nmEast-southeast ESE
NaypyidawSat 11:48 PM517 km321 miles279 nmSouthwest SW
VientianeSun 12:18 AM570 km354 miles308 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HanoiSun 12:18 AM618 km384 miles334 nmEast-southeast ESE
Udon ThaniSun 12:18 AM635 km395 miles343 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Hai PhongSun 12:18 AM706 km439 miles381 nmEast-southeast ESE

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