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 Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 14:58:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 14:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||133° 37' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.77 meters/second, 1489.6 km/hour, 925.6 miles/hour or 804.3 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"||15.43 mi||west||0° 00' 00.2"||0.00 mi||south||15.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 54.2"||925.27 mi||west||0° 00' 13.1"||0.25 mi||south||925.28 mi|
|24 hours||12° 29' 36.4"||798.32 mi||east||0° 37' 30.0"||43.01 mi||south||801.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kagoshima||Sat 11:58 PM||1046 km||650 miles||565 nm|| NNW|
|Kumamoto||Sat 11:58 PM||1171 km||728 miles||632 nm|| NNW|
|Matsuyama||Sat 11:58 PM||1254 km||779 miles||677 nm|| N|
|Taipei||Sat 10:58 PM||1263 km||785 miles||682 nm|| WNW|
|Fukuoka||Sat 11:58 PM||1271 km||790 miles||686 nm|| NNW|
|Kitakyushu||Sat 11:58 PM||1283 km||798 miles||693 nm|| NNW|
|Hiroshima||Sat 11:58 PM||1316 km||818 miles||711 nm|| N|
|Kobe||Sat 11:58 PM||1353 km||841 miles||731 nm|| N|
|Osaka||Sat 11:58 PM||1355 km||842 miles||732 nm|| N|
|Himeji||Sat 11:58 PM||1365 km||848 miles||737 nm|| N|
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