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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, November 25, 2013 at 7:29 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:23 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 37' South, Longitude: 167° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.81 meters/second, 1529.3 km/hour, 950.3 miles/hour or 825.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.84 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.10 misouth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 24' 30.7"949.97 miwest0° 05' 25.2"6.21 misouth949.76 mi
24 hours345° 30' 26.9"955.51 miwest1° 35' 46.1"109.78 misouth957.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaMon 10:40 AM73 km45 miles40 nmEast E
LuganvilleMon 10:40 AM238 km148 miles128 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaMon 10:40 AM530 km329 miles286 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Mon 12:40 PM1145 km711 miles618 nmEast E
HoniaraMon 10:40 AM1229 km764 miles664 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiMon 11:40 AM1608 km999 miles868 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaMon 12:40 PM1843 km1145 miles995 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrisbaneMon 9:40 AM1855 km1152 miles1001 nmSouthwest SW
YarenMon 11:40 AM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmNorth N
TarawaMon 11:40 AM2186 km1358 miles1180 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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