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 16:18:00 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 16:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||126° 48' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.71 meters/second, 1496.6 km/hour, 929.9 miles/hour or 808.1 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"||15.50 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||south||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 42.7"||929.63 mi||west||0° 03' 10.8"||3.65 mi||south||929.81 mi|
|24 hours||12° 28' 14.2"||800.79 mi||east||1° 47' 55.6"||123.76 mi||south||815.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Naha||Mon 1:18 AM||485 km||301 miles||262 nm|| N|
|Taipei||Mon 12:18 AM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm|| NW|
|Kaohsiung||Mon 12:18 AM||667 km||415 miles||360 nm|| WNW|
|Taichung||Mon 12:18 AM||678 km||421 miles||366 nm|| WNW|
|Hsinchu||Mon 12:18 AM||680 km||422 miles||367 nm|| WNW|
|Baguio City||Mon 12:18 AM||888 km||552 miles||480 nm|| SW|
|Foochow||Mon 12:18 AM||895 km||556 miles||483 nm|| WNW|
|Xiamen||Mon 12:18 AM||939 km||583 miles||507 nm|| WNW|
|Quezon||Mon 12:18 AM||998 km||620 miles||539 nm|| SW|
|Manila||Mon 12:18 AM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm|| SW|
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