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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 11:32:00 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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 25' South, Longitude: 145° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.25 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' 14.5"944.31 miWest0° 04' 26.4"5.09 miNorth944.53 mi
24 hours14° 27' 05.2"948.52 miEast2° 20' 55.9"161.53 miNorth968.27 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 PM396 km246 miles214 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaWed 1:32 PM1482 km921 miles800 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownWed 3:32 PM1795 km1115 miles969 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiWed 12:32 PM2528 km1571 miles1365 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 1:32 PM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Thu 1:32 PM2806 km1744 miles1515 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 12:32 PM2904 km1804 miles1568 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 12:32 PM3077 km1912 miles1661 nmWest W
Suva *Thu 12:32 PM3762 km2338 miles2031 nmWest W
Easter Island *Wed 6:32 PM3866 km2402 miles2087 nmEast-southeast ESE

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