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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 16:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at 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:

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"929.63 miwest0° 03' 10.8"3.65 misouth929.81 mi
24 hours12° 28' 14.2"800.79 mieast1° 47' 55.6"123.76 misouth815.12 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 AM485 km301 miles262 nmNorth N
TaipeiMon 12:18 AM646 km401 miles349 nmNorthwest NW
KaohsiungMon 12:18 AM667 km415 miles360 nmWest-northwest WNW
TaichungMon 12:18 AM678 km421 miles366 nmWest-northwest WNW
HsinchuMon 12:18 AM680 km422 miles367 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baguio CityMon 12:18 AM888 km552 miles480 nmSouthwest SW
FoochowMon 12:18 AM895 km556 miles483 nmWest-northwest WNW
XiamenMon 12:18 AM939 km583 miles507 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuezonMon 12:18 AM998 km620 miles539 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaMon 12:18 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmSouthwest SW
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