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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 2:58:00 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 14:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 56' North, Longitude: 146° 23' 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"929.12 miWest0° 03' 01.4"3.47 miSouth929.29 mi
24 hours12° 28' 37.3"800.76 miEast1° 44' 15.0"119.54 miSouth814.32 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 AM748 km465 miles404 nmSouth S
HagåtñaMon 12:58 AM951 km591 miles514 nmSouth S
YokohamaSun 11:58 PM1639 km1018 miles885 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiSun 11:58 PM1641 km1020 miles886 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaSun 11:58 PM1643 km1021 miles887 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuSun 11:58 PM1649 km1025 miles890 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSun 11:58 PM1658 km1030 miles895 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaSun 11:58 PM1658 km1030 miles895 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSun 11:58 PM1734 km1077 miles936 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaSun 11:58 PM1768 km1098 miles954 nmNorthwest NW

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