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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 7:30 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 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° 54' 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' 30.8"949.98 miwest0° 05' 25.3"6.21 misouth949.77 mi
24 hours345° 30' 28.5"955.49 miwest1° 35' 49.5"109.84 misouth957.45 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 AM46 km28 miles25 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuganvilleMon 10:40 AM245 km152 miles132 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaMon 10:40 AM537 km334 miles290 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nadi *Mon 12:40 PM1009 km627 miles545 nmEast E
Lautoka *Mon 12:40 PM1013 km630 miles547 nmEast E
Suva *Mon 12:40 PM1116 km694 miles603 nmEast E
HoniaraMon 10:40 AM1249 km776 miles674 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiMon 11:40 AM1586 km985 miles856 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaMon 12:40 PM1816 km1128 miles981 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrisbaneMon 9:40 AM1877 km1166 miles1014 nmSouthwest SW

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