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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 5:30:00 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: 4%

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 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 40' South, Longitude: 69° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.88 meters/second, 1547.6 km/hour, 961.6 miles/hour or 835.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.03 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miSouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 25' 59.4"961.34 miWest0° 07' 18.8"8.38 miSouth961.09 mi
24 hours13° 58' 51.7"931.24 miEast2° 27' 13.7"168.74 miSouth940.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sun 9:30 AM818 km508 miles442 nmSouthwest SW
Diego GarciaSun 11:30 AM965 km599 miles521 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisSun 9:30 AM1404 km873 miles758 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSun 9:30 AM1632 km1014 miles881 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSun 9:30 AM1997 km1241 miles1078 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 10:30 AM2230 km1385 miles1204 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSun 8:30 AM2403 km1493 miles1298 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandSun 10:30 AM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:00 AM2728 km1695 miles1473 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSun 8:30 AM2912 km1810 miles1573 nmWest W

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