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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 2:06:00 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 14:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 58' North, Longitude: 158° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.39 meters/second, 1495.4 km/hour, 929.2 miles/hour or 807.4 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"928.84 miWest0° 02' 55.4"3.35 miSouth929.01 mi
24 hours12° 28' 51.0"800.77 miEast1° 41' 53.1"116.82 miSouth813.84 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 AM858 km533 miles463 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirMon 1:06 AM1667 km1036 miles900 nmSouth S
HagåtñaMon 12:06 AM1771 km1101 miles956 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroMon 2:06 AM2121 km1318 miles1145 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaSun 11:06 PM2402 km1493 miles1297 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoSun 11:06 PM2407 km1496 miles1300 nmNorthwest NW
MidwaySun 3:06 AM2484 km1544 miles1341 nmEast-northeast ENE
NagoyaSun 11:06 PM2594 km1612 miles1401 nmNorthwest NW
YarenMon 2:06 AM2638 km1639 miles1424 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaMon 2:06 AM2738 km1701 miles1478 nmSoutheast SE

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