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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: 100%

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 Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 16:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 33' North, Longitude: 114° 18' 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"15.43 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 misouth15.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 52.8"925.28 miwest0° 00' 22.3"0.43 misouth925.30 mi
24 hours12° 29' 51.9"798.62 mieast0° 41' 14.7"47.30 misouth801.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ShenzhenSun 12:18 AM15 km9 miles8 nmNorthwest NW
KowloonSun 12:18 AM24 km15 miles13 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Hong KongSun 12:18 AM29 km18 miles16 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MacauSun 12:18 AM88 km54 miles47 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuangzhouSun 12:18 AM125 km78 miles67 nmWest-northwest WNW
FoshanSun 12:18 AM133 km82 miles72 nmWest-northwest WNW
ShantouSun 12:18 AM259 km161 miles140 nmEast-northeast ENE
XiamenSun 12:18 AM439 km273 miles237 nmEast-northeast ENE
HaikouSun 12:18 AM496 km308 miles268 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuilinSun 12:18 AM509 km316 miles275 nmNorthwest NW
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