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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%

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 Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 29' South, Longitude: 131° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.06 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"15.74 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 23' 11.9"943.94 miwest0° 04' 18.7"4.94 minorth944.15 mi
24 hours14° 28' 27.3"949.69 mieast2° 18' 05.1"158.28 minorth968.80 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 PM609 km379 miles329 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownWed 2:32 PM750 km466 miles405 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteWed 12:32 PM1881 km1169 miles1016 nmWest W
Easter Island *Wed 5:32 PM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaWed 12:32 PM2940 km1827 miles1588 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 12:32 PM3588 km2229 miles1937 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiWed 11:32 AM4009 km2491 miles2165 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 12:32 PM4295 km2669 miles2319 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 11:32 AM4367 km2713 miles2358 nmWest W
NukualofaThu 11:32 AM4541 km2822 miles2452 nmWest W
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