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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 = Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 10:32:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%

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 Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 29' South, Longitude: 131° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.05 meters/second, 1519.4 km/hour, 944.1 miles/hour or 820.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.73 miWest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 miNorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 23' 11.9"943.87 miWest0° 04' 18.4"4.94 miNorth944.08 mi
24 hours14° 28' 28.9"949.65 miEast2° 18' 01.9"158.21 miNorth968.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsWed 1:32 PM625 km388 miles337 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownWed 2:32 PM744 km462 miles402 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteWed 12:32 PM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmWest W
Easter Island *Wed 5:32 PM2467 km1533 miles1332 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaWed 12:32 PM2968 km1844 miles1603 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 12:32 PM3611 km2244 miles1950 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiWed 11:32 AM4038 km2509 miles2180 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 12:32 PM4323 km2686 miles2334 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 11:32 AM4392 km2729 miles2371 nmWest W
NukualofaThu 11:32 AM4568 km2839 miles2467 nmWest W

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