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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 4:18:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:38 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, December 18, 2011 at 12:49 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° 34' 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"925.21 miWest0° 00' 22.1"0.42 miSouth925.23 mi
24 hours12° 29' 51.8"798.56 miEast0° 41' 11.6"47.24 miSouth801.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KowloonSun 12:18 AM41 km25 miles22 nmSouthwest SW
Hong KongSun 12:18 AM48 km30 miles26 nmWest-southwest WSW
ShenzhenSun 12:18 AM54 km33 miles29 nmWest W
ZhuhaiSun 12:18 AM108 km67 miles58 nmWest-southwest WSW
MacauSun 12:18 AM113 km70 miles61 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuangzhouSun 12:18 AM149 km93 miles81 nmWest-northwest WNW
FoshanSun 12:18 AM158 km98 miles85 nmWest-northwest WNW
ShantouSun 12:18 AM233 km145 miles126 nmEast-northeast ENE
XiamenSun 12:18 AM415 km258 miles224 nmEast-northeast ENE
ZhanjiangSun 12:18 AM458 km284 miles247 nmWest-southwest WSW

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