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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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 25' South, Longitude: 146° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.26 meters/second, 1520.1 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.8 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' 14.6"944.39 miwest0° 04' 26.6"5.09 minorth944.60 mi
24 hours14° 27' 03.7"948.56 mieast2° 20' 59.0"161.60 minorth968.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteWed 1:32 PM369 km229 miles199 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaWed 1:32 PM1455 km904 miles786 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownWed 3:32 PM1820 km1131 miles983 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiWed 12:32 PM2500 km1553 miles1350 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 1:32 PM2553 km1586 miles1378 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Thu 1:32 PM2778 km1726 miles1500 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 12:32 PM2880 km1789 miles1555 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 12:32 PM3049 km1895 miles1646 nmWest W
Suva *Thu 12:32 PM3734 km2320 miles2016 nmWest W
Easter Island *Wed 6:32 PM3892 km2418 miles2102 nmEast-southeast ESE
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