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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 = Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 12:48:00 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: 99%

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 Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 02' North, Longitude: 177° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.21 meters/second, 1494.8 km/hour, 928.8 miles/hour or 807.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"15.48 miWest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miSouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 28' 42.1"928.44 miWest0° 02' 46.3"3.18 miSouth928.60 mi
24 hours347° 30' 49.7"800.77 miWest1° 38' 19.6"112.75 miSouth813.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwaySun 1:48 AM843 km524 miles455 nmNortheast NE
Wake IslandMon 12:48 AM1196 km743 miles646 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroMon 12:48 AM1789 km1112 miles966 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaMon 12:48 AM2338 km1453 miles1262 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSun 12:48 AM2496 km1551 miles1348 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluSun 2:48 AM2524 km1568 miles1363 nmEast E
PalikirSun 11:48 PM2687 km1670 miles1451 nmSouthwest SW
YarenMon 12:48 AM2760 km1715 miles1490 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdakSun 2:48 AM3346 km2079 miles1807 nmNorth N
FunafutiMon 12:48 AM3383 km2102 miles1827 nmSouth S

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