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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: 11%

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 Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 18:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 39' South, Longitude: 59° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.89 meters/second, 1536.8 km/hour, 954.9 miles/hour or 829.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.92 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 minorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 24' 19.1"954.73 miwest0° 06' 46.2"7.76 minorth955.04 mi
24 hours13° 56' 36.4"924.13 mieast3° 10' 28.9"218.27 minorth956.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoThu 2:32 PM164 km102 miles89 nmWest W
Santa CruzThu 2:32 PM416 km259 miles225 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreThu 2:32 PM670 km417 miles362 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazThu 2:32 PM927 km576 miles500 nmWest W
RiberaltaThu 2:32 PM948 km589 miles512 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Thu 3:32 PM975 km606 miles526 nmSouth S
Rio BrancoThu 1:32 PM1168 km726 miles631 nmNorthwest NW
Brasilia *Thu 4:32 PM1240 km771 miles670 nmEast E
ManausThu 2:32 PM1498 km931 miles809 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Thu 4:32 PM1543 km959 miles833 nmEast-southeast ESE
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