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 Monday, December 12, 2011 at 11:08:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 12, 2011 at 11:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||145° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.52 meters/second, 1510.3 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.5 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' 28.8"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 05.2"||0.10 mi||south||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 55.0"||938.19 mi||west||0° 05' 19.6"||6.11 mi||south||938.49 mi|
|24 hours||12° 20' 00.3"||799.08 mi||east||2° 37' 20.3"||180.38 mi||south||825.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Mon 1:08 AM||1247 km||775 miles||673 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Tue 1:08 AM||2411 km||1498 miles||1302 nm|| SSW|
|San Francisco||Mon 3:08 AM||2961 km||1840 miles||1599 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Mon 3:08 AM||3104 km||1929 miles||1676 nm|| NE|
|Midway||Mon 12:08 AM||3294 km||2047 miles||1779 nm|| WNW|
|Las Vegas||Mon 3:08 AM||3452 km||2145 miles||1864 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Mon 4:08 AM||3628 km||2254 miles||1959 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 4:08 AM||3641 km||2263 miles||1966 nm|| ENE|
|Seattle||Mon 3:08 AM||3676 km||2284 miles||1985 nm|| NNE|
|Vancouver||Mon 3:08 AM||3776 km||2346 miles||2039 nm|| NNE|
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