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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 phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:23 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 23:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 30' South
Longitude: 156° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.23 meters/second, 1509.2 km/hour, 937.8 miles/hour or 814.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position 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"937.58 miwest0° 01' 02.1"1.19 minorth937.63 mi
24 hours14° 51' 50.7"969.30 mieast1° 04' 12.0"73.60 minorth975.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaTue 1:14 PM369 km229 miles199 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteTue 1:14 PM790 km491 miles426 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiTue 12:14 PM1384 km860 miles747 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 1:14 PM1719 km1068 miles928 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoWed 12:14 PM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaWed 12:14 PM1934 km1201 miles1044 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 1:14 PM2364 km1469 miles1277 nmNorth N
Suva *Wed 12:14 PM2618 km1627 miles1414 nmWest W
AdamstownTue 3:14 PM2810 km1746 miles1517 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiWed 11:14 AM2861 km1778 miles1545 nmWest-northwest WNW
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