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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: 2%

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 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 08' South, Longitude: 120° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.11 meters/second, 1534.0 km/hour, 953.2 miles/hour or 828.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.89 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 24' 53.7"952.90 miwest0° 05' 59.1"6.86 misouth952.67 mi
24 hours14° 21' 58.3"949.68 mieast1° 50' 51.2"127.07 misouth953.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 10:40 AM1365 km848 miles737 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Sun 1:40 PM1558 km968 miles841 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 8:40 AM3137 km1949 miles1694 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsSun 12:40 PM3786 km2352 miles2044 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaSun 8:40 AM4194 km2606 miles2265 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 8:40 AM4602 km2860 miles2485 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CitySun 12:40 PM4645 km2886 miles2508 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 1:40 PM4658 km2894 miles2515 nmEast E
GuatemalaSun 12:40 PM4778 km2969 miles2580 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 12:40 PM4808 km2988 miles2596 nmNortheast NE
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