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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: 13%

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 23:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 05' South, Longitude: 129° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.29 meters/second, 1541.8 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.97 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 24' 39.0"957.93 miwest0° 07' 17.9"8.36 minorth958.26 mi
24 hours13° 47' 59.5"917.33 mieast3° 21' 18.3"230.68 minorth952.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsThu 2:22 PM977 km607 miles527 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownThu 3:22 PM998 km620 miles539 nmSouth S
PapeeteThu 1:22 PM2159 km1342 miles1166 nmWest W
Easter Island *Thu 6:22 PM2400 km1491 miles1296 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 1:22 PM3255 km2022 miles1757 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 1:22 PM3662 km2275 miles1977 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiThu 12:22 PM4309 km2678 miles2327 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 1:22 PM4562 km2835 miles2463 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 12:22 PM4855 km3017 miles2621 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityThu 5:22 PM5135 km3191 miles2773 nmNortheast NE
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