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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 14:58:00 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"15.49 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 28' 42.3"929.19 miwest0° 03' 01.5"3.47 misouth929.36 mi
24 hours12° 28' 37.0"800.81 mieast1° 44' 18.0"119.60 misouth814.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 12:58 AM746 km463 miles403 nmSouth S
HagåtñaMon 12:58 AM946 km588 miles511 nmSouth S
YokohamaSun 11:58 PM1625 km1010 miles878 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaSun 11:58 PM1631 km1013 miles881 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiSun 11:58 PM1631 km1014 miles881 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuSun 11:58 PM1636 km1016 miles883 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaSun 11:58 PM1648 km1024 miles890 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSun 11:58 PM1648 km1024 miles890 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSun 11:58 PM1720 km1069 miles929 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaSun 11:58 PM1751 km1088 miles946 nmNorthwest NW
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