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 Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 10:18:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 10:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||146° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.90 meters/second, 1493.6 km/hour, 928.1 miles/hour or 806.5 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' 28.6"||15.47 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||south||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 42.2"||927.81 mi||west||0° 02' 28.9"||2.85 mi||south||927.95 mi|
|24 hours||12° 29' 41.8"||800.79 mi||east||1° 31' 30.2"||104.93 mi||south||811.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sun 12:18 AM||1196 km||743 miles||646 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Mon 12:18 AM||2539 km||1578 miles||1371 nm|| SSW|
|San Francisco||Sun 2:18 AM||2870 km||1783 miles||1550 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Sun 2:18 AM||3044 km||1892 miles||1644 nm|| ENE|
|Midway||Sat 11:18 PM||3192 km||1983 miles||1724 nm|| WNW|
|Las Vegas||Sun 2:18 AM||3385 km||2103 miles||1828 nm|| NE|
|Seattle||Sun 2:18 AM||3546 km||2204 miles||1915 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Sun 3:18 AM||3581 km||2225 miles||1933 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 3:18 AM||3620 km||2249 miles||1954 nm|| ENE|
|Vancouver||Sun 2:18 AM||3640 km||2262 miles||1965 nm|| NNE|
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