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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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 30' South, Longitude: 161° 04' 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' 04.7"1.24 minorth937.60 mi
24 hours14° 51' 40.4"969.08 mieast1° 05' 12.6"74.75 minorth975.13 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 PM235 km146 miles127 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiTue 12:32 PM931 km579 miles503 nmWest W
PapeeteTue 1:32 PM1234 km766 miles666 nmEast E
Apia *Wed 1:32 PM1302 km809 miles703 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 12:32 PM1486 km924 miles803 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 12:32 PM1566 km973 miles846 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Wed 12:32 PM2165 km1346 miles1169 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 1:32 PM2398 km1490 miles1295 nmNorth N
FunafutiWed 11:32 AM2448 km1521 miles1322 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandTue 11:32 AM2752 km1710 miles1486 nmNorthwest NW

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