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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 = Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 10:32:00 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: 12%

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 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' South, Longitude: 117° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.04 meters/second, 1540.9 km/hour, 957.5 miles/hour or 832.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.96 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miNorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 24' 35.4"957.30 miWest0° 07' 12.5"8.26 miNorth957.63 mi
24 hours13° 49' 31.1"918.48 miEast3° 19' 27.7"228.55 miNorth953.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Thu 5:32 PM1448 km900 miles782 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownThu 2:32 PM1674 km1040 miles904 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsThu 4:32 PM3456 km2148 miles1866 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteThu 12:32 PM3461 km2150 miles1869 nmWest W
LimaThu 5:32 PM4341 km2697 miles2344 nmEast E
Mexico CityThu 4:32 PM4401 km2735 miles2376 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 4:32 PM4485 km2787 miles2422 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 4:32 PM4509 km2802 miles2435 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaThu 12:32 PM4525 km2812 miles2443 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoThu 5:32 PM4587 km2850 miles2477 nmEast-northeast ENE

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