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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

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

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:36 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, December 18, 2011 at 12:48 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 14:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 58' North, Longitude: 158° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.39 meters/second, 1495.4 km/hour, 929.2 miles/hour or 807.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"15.49 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.05 misouth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 28' 42.2"928.91 miwest0° 02' 55.5"3.35 misouth929.08 mi
24 hours12° 28' 50.8"800.82 mieast1° 41' 56.0"116.89 misouth813.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandMon 2:06 AM884 km549 miles477 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirMon 1:06 AM1666 km1035 miles900 nmSouth S
HagåtñaMon 12:06 AM1747 km1086 miles943 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroMon 2:06 AM2122 km1319 miles1146 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaSun 11:06 PM2376 km1476 miles1283 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoSun 11:06 PM2387 km1483 miles1289 nmNorthwest NW
MidwaySun 3:06 AM2510 km1560 miles1355 nmEast-northeast ENE
NagoyaSun 11:06 PM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmNorthwest NW
YarenMon 2:06 AM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KyotoSun 11:06 PM2657 km1651 miles1435 nmNorthwest NW
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