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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 11:32:00 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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 30' South, Longitude: 160° 48' West

The ground speed is currently 419.24 meters/second, 1509.3 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"937.54 miWest0° 01' 04.5"1.24 miNorth937.60 mi
24 hours14° 51' 41.0"969.09 miEast1° 05' 08.8"74.68 miNorth975.14 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 1:32 PM220 km137 miles119 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiTue 12:32 PM960 km596 miles518 nmWest W
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Tue 1:32 PM1014 km630 miles547 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteTue 1:32 PM1206 km749 miles651 nmEast E
Apia *Wed 1:32 PM1327 km824 miles716 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 12:32 PM1514 km941 miles818 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 12:32 PM1585 km985 miles856 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Wed 12:32 PM2194 km1363 miles1184 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 1:32 PM2393 km1487 miles1292 nmNorth N
FunafutiWed 11:32 AM2475 km1538 miles1336 nmWest-northwest WNW

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