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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 = Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 4:40:00 AM.

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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: 5%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, November 25, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 33' South, Longitude: 81° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.13 meters/second, 1548.5 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.04 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miSouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 26' 03.7"961.91 miWest0° 07' 23.3"8.47 miSouth961.66 mi
24 hours13° 57' 16.4"929.94 miEast2° 29' 21.7"171.18 miSouth939.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 10:40 AM1382 km859 miles746 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 9:40 AM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 10:10 AM2492 km1548 miles1346 nmNorth N
ColomboSun 10:10 AM2498 km1552 miles1349 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandSun 9:40 AM2501 km1554 miles1351 nmSouth S
Port LouisSun 8:40 AM2636 km1638 miles1423 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSun 8:40 AM2857 km1775 miles1543 nmWest-southwest WSW
JakartaSun 11:40 AM2910 km1808 miles1572 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSun 12:40 PM3005 km1867 miles1623 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSun 12:40 PM3048 km1894 miles1646 nmNortheast NE

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