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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 12:23 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 22:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 10' South
Longitude: 119° 45' 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' 36.2"957.49 miwest0° 07' 13.6"8.28 minorth957.82 mi
24 hours13° 49' 11.3"918.28 mieast3° 19' 51.9"229.03 minorth953.38 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 PM1461 km908 miles789 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Thu 5:42 PM1619 km1006 miles874 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteThu 12:42 PM3178 km1975 miles1716 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsThu 4:42 PM3714 km2307 miles2005 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaThu 12:42 PM4248 km2640 miles2294 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityThu 4:42 PM4537 km2819 miles2450 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiFri 12:42 PM4588 km2851 miles2477 nmWest-northwest WNW
LimaThu 5:42 PM4627 km2875 miles2498 nmEast E
GuatemalaThu 4:42 PM4680 km2908 miles2527 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 4:42 PM4712 km2928 miles2544 nmNortheast NE
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