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 12:48:00 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 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||177° 29' ||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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 28.7"||15.48 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||south||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 42.2"||928.51 mi||west||0° 02' 46.4"||3.18 mi||south||928.67 mi|
|24 hours||347° 30' 49.8"||800.83 mi||west||1° 38' 22.7"||112.81 mi||south||813.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Sun 1:48 AM||859 km||534 miles||464 nm|| NE|
|Wake Island||Mon 12:48 AM||1169 km||726 miles||631 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Mon 12:48 AM||1779 km||1106 miles||961 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Mon 12:48 AM||2331 km||1449 miles||1259 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Sun 12:48 AM||2503 km||1555 miles||1351 nm|| SSE|
|Honolulu||Sun 2:48 AM||2551 km||1585 miles||1378 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Sun 11:48 PM||2664 km||1656 miles||1439 nm|| SW|
|Yaren||Mon 12:48 AM||2747 km||1707 miles||1483 nm|| SSW|
|Adak||Sun 2:48 AM||3350 km||2082 miles||1809 nm|| N|
|Funafuti||Mon 12:48 AM||3384 km||2103 miles||1827 nm|| S|
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