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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 23:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 24' South, Longitude: 148° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.29 meters/second, 1520.2 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.9 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 minorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 23' 14.9"944.46 miwest0° 04' 27.9"5.12 minorth944.68 mi
24 hours14° 26' 49.5"948.37 mieast2° 21' 27.9"162.15 minorth968.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteWed 1:42 PM140 km87 miles75 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaWed 1:42 PM1211 km753 miles654 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownWed 3:42 PM2049 km1273 miles1106 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiWed 12:42 PM2247 km1396 miles1213 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 1:42 PM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Thu 1:42 PM2527 km1570 miles1364 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 12:42 PM2638 km1639 miles1425 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 12:42 PM2800 km1740 miles1512 nmWest W
Suva *Thu 12:42 PM3482 km2163 miles1880 nmWest W
FunafutiThu 11:42 AM3645 km2265 miles1968 nmWest-northwest WNW
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