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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: 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 22:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 10' South, Longitude: 119° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.09 meters/second, 1541.1 km/hour, 957.6 miles/hour or 832.1 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' 36.1"957.41 miwest0° 07' 13.5"8.28 minorth957.74 mi
24 hours13° 49' 13.3"918.25 mieast3° 19' 49.3"228.97 minorth953.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 2:42 PM1481 km920 miles800 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Thu 5:42 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteThu 12:42 PM3207 km1993 miles1731 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsThu 4:42 PM3687 km2291 miles1991 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaThu 12:42 PM4276 km2657 miles2309 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityThu 4:42 PM4523 km2810 miles2442 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaThu 5:42 PM4598 km2857 miles2483 nmEast E
KiritimatiFri 12:42 PM4615 km2868 miles2492 nmWest-northwest WNW
GuatemalaThu 4:42 PM4660 km2896 miles2516 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 4:42 PM4691 km2915 miles2533 nmNortheast NE
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