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 14:58:00 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 14:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 56' ||North|
|Longitude: ||146° 07' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.51 meters/second, 1495.8 km/hour, 929.5 miles/hour or 807.7 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"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||south||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 42.3"||929.19 mi||west||0° 03' 01.5"||3.47 mi||south||929.36 mi|
|24 hours||12° 28' 37.0"||800.81 mi||east||1° 44' 18.0"||119.60 mi||south||814.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Mon 12:58 AM||746 km||463 miles||403 nm|| S|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Mon 12:58 AM||946 km||588 miles||511 nm|| S|
|Yokohama||Sun 11:58 PM||1625 km||1010 miles||878 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Sun 11:58 PM||1631 km||1013 miles||881 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Sun 11:58 PM||1631 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| NNW|
|Hamamatsu||Sun 11:58 PM||1636 km||1016 miles||883 nm|| NNW|
|Sagamihara||Sun 11:58 PM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Sun 11:58 PM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Sun 11:58 PM||1719 km||1068 miles||928 nm|| NNW|
|Osaka||Sun 11:58 PM||1751 km||1088 miles||946 nm|| NW|
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