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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 Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 00:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 20' South, Longitude: 160° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.46 meters/second, 1520.8 km/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.75 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 23' 17.3"944.84 miwest0° 04' 34.4"5.25 minorth945.06 mi
24 hours14° 25' 38.4"947.42 mieast2° 23' 51.4"164.89 minorth967.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaWed 2:32 PM332 km206 miles179 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiWed 1:32 PM986 km613 miles533 nmWest W
PapeeteWed 2:32 PM1172 km728 miles633 nmEast E
Apia *Thu 2:32 PM1295 km805 miles699 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoThu 1:32 PM1518 km943 miles820 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaThu 1:32 PM1561 km970 miles843 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Thu 1:32 PM2218 km1378 miles1197 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 2:32 PM2263 km1406 miles1222 nmNorth N
FunafutiThu 12:32 PM2438 km1515 miles1316 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandWed 12:32 PM2687 km1670 miles1451 nmNorthwest NW
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