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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 = Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 11:14:00 PM.

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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

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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 23:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 30' South, Longitude: 156° 29' West

The ground speed is currently 419.23 meters/second, 1509.2 kilometres/hour, 937.8 miles/hour or 814.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.63 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 22' 38.5"937.51 miWest0° 01' 02.0"1.19 miNorth937.56 mi
24 hours14° 51' 51.3"969.24 miEast1° 04' 08.2"73.52 miNorth975.16 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaTue 1:14 PM393 km244 miles212 nmWest-southwest WSW
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Tue 1:14 PM601 km374 miles325 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteTue 1:14 PM763 km474 miles412 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiTue 12:14 PM1412 km878 miles763 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 1:14 PM1746 km1085 miles943 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoWed 12:14 PM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 12:14 PM1961 km1219 miles1059 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 1:14 PM2365 km1470 miles1277 nmNorth N
Suva *Wed 12:14 PM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmWest W
AdamstownTue 3:14 PM2783 km1729 miles1503 nmEast-southeast ESE

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