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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 11:22:00 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 23:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 25' South, Longitude: 143° 33' West

The ground speed is currently 422.22 meters/second, 1520.0 kilometres/hour, 944.5 miles/hour or 820.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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"944.24 miWest0° 04' 25.1"5.07 miNorth944.45 mi
24 hours14° 27' 19.3"948.71 miEast2° 20' 27.0"160.98 miNorth968.35 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteWed 1:22 PM645 km401 miles348 nmWest W
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Wed 1:22 PM897 km558 miles485 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownWed 3:22 PM1572 km976 miles849 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaWed 1:22 PM1728 km1074 miles933 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiThu 1:22 PM2705 km1681 miles1461 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiWed 12:22 PM2780 km1727 miles1501 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 1:22 PM3059 km1900 miles1651 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 12:22 PM3148 km1956 miles1700 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 12:22 PM3326 km2066 miles1796 nmWest W
Easter Island *Wed 6:22 PM3629 km2255 miles1960 nmEast-southeast ESE

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