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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 4:18:00 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 16:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 52' North, Longitude: 127° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.71 meters/second, 1496.5 km/hour, 929.9 miles/hour or 808.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"15.50 miWest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 miSouth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 28' 42.7"929.56 miWest0° 03' 10.7"3.65 miSouth929.74 mi
24 hours12° 28' 14.4"800.73 miEast1° 47' 52.7"123.69 miSouth815.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NahaMon 1:18 AM486 km302 miles262 nmNorth N
TaipeiMon 12:18 AM669 km416 miles361 nmWest-northwest WNW
Taoyuan CityMon 12:18 AM683 km424 miles369 nmWest-northwest WNW
KaohsiungMon 12:18 AM694 km431 miles375 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baguio CityMon 12:18 AM909 km565 miles491 nmSouthwest SW
FoochowMon 12:18 AM918 km571 miles496 nmWest-northwest WNW
XiamenMon 12:18 AM965 km599 miles521 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuezonMon 12:18 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaMon 12:18 AM1031 km640 miles556 nmSouthwest SW
ShantouMon 12:18 AM1081 km672 miles584 nmWest W

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