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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 23:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 26' South
Longitude: 141° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.20 meters/second, 1519.9 km/hour, 944.4 miles/hour or 820.7 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' 13.8"944.25 miwest0° 04' 24.2"5.05 minorth944.47 mi
24 hours14° 27' 28.9"948.90 mieast2° 20' 07.1"160.61 minorth968.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteWed 1:14 PM819 km509 miles442 nmWest W
Gambier IslandsWed 2:14 PM890 km553 miles481 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownWed 3:14 PM1423 km884 miles768 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaWed 1:14 PM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiThu 1:14 PM2811 km1747 miles1518 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiWed 12:14 PM2953 km1835 miles1595 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 1:14 PM3232 km2008 miles1745 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 12:14 PM3320 km2063 miles1793 nmWest-northwest WNW
Easter Island *Wed 6:14 PM3467 km2154 miles1872 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaThu 12:14 PM3497 km2173 miles1888 nmWest W
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