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 17:28:00 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 17:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||109° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.89 meters/second, 1497.2 km/hour, 930.3 miles/hour or 808.4 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"||15.51 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||south||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 42.9"||930.04 mi||west||0° 03' 18.9"||3.80 mi||south||930.23 mi|
|24 hours||12° 27' 52.6"||800.75 mi||east||1° 51' 05.5"||127.38 mi||south||815.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Haikou||Mon 1:28 AM||199 km||124 miles||108 nm|| SSE|
|Nanning||Mon 1:28 AM||200 km||124 miles||108 nm|| NW|
|Hai Phong||Mon 12:28 AM||351 km||218 miles||190 nm|| WSW|
|Foshan||Mon 1:28 AM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm|| ENE|
|Guangzhou||Mon 1:28 AM||375 km||233 miles||203 nm|| ENE|
|Macau||Mon 1:28 AM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm|| E|
|Guilin||Mon 1:28 AM||387 km||241 miles||209 nm|| N|
|Hanoi||Mon 12:28 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm|| W|
|Hong Kong||Mon 1:28 AM||444 km||276 miles||240 nm|| E|
|Kowloon||Mon 1:28 AM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm|| E|
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