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 16:28:00 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 16:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||124° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.74 meters/second, 1496.7 km/hour, 930.0 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"||929.69 mi||west||0° 03' 12.0"||3.67 mi||south||929.87 mi|
|24 hours||12° 28' 11.1"||800.78 mi||east||1° 48' 22.8"||124.28 mi||south||815.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kaohsiung||Mon 12:28 AM||427 km||265 miles||230 nm|| WNW|
|Taichung||Mon 12:28 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm|| NW|
|Taipei||Mon 12:28 AM||461 km||287 miles||249 nm|| NW|
|Naha||Mon 1:28 AM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm|| NE|
|Foochow||Mon 12:28 AM||691 km||430 miles||373 nm|| NW|
|Xiamen||Mon 12:28 AM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| WNW|
|Baguio City||Mon 12:28 AM||722 km||448 miles||390 nm|| SW|
|Shantou||Mon 12:28 AM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm|| WNW|
|Quezon||Mon 12:28 AM||866 km||538 miles||468 nm|| SSW|
|Manila||Mon 12:28 AM||877 km||545 miles||474 nm|| SSW|
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