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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 Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 23:32:00 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 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 of the movement is currently 419.24 meters/second, 1509.3 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
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.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaTue 1:32 PM220 km137 miles119 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiTue 12:32 PM959 km596 miles518 nmWest W
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 PM1587 km986 miles857 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Wed 12:32 PM2194 km1363 miles1184 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 1:32 PM2393 km1487 miles1292 nmNorth N
FunafutiWed 11:32 AM2473 km1537 miles1335 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandTue 11:32 AM2770 km1721 miles1496 nmNorthwest NW

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