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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 23:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 25' South
Longitude: 143° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.22 meters/second, 1520.0 km/hour, 944.5 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' 04.3"0.08 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 23' 14.0"944.31 miwest0° 04' 25.3"5.07 minorth944.53 mi
24 hours14° 27' 17.8"948.75 mieast2° 20' 30.3"161.05 minorth968.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteWed 1:22 PM618 km384 miles333 nmWest W
AdamstownWed 3:22 PM1596 km992 miles862 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaWed 1:22 PM1701 km1057 miles918 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiThu 1:22 PM2689 km1671 miles1452 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiWed 12:22 PM2752 km1710 miles1486 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 1:22 PM3030 km1883 miles1636 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 12:22 PM3124 km1941 miles1687 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 12:22 PM3298 km2049 miles1781 nmWest W
Easter Island *Wed 6:22 PM3656 km2272 miles1974 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Thu 12:22 PM3986 km2477 miles2152 nmWest W
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