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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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 04' South, Longitude: 131° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.34 meters/second, 1542.0 km/hour, 958.2 miles/hour or 832.6 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' 39.8"958.04 miwest0° 07' 18.9"8.38 minorth958.37 mi
24 hours13° 47' 41.5"917.09 mieast3° 21' 39.8"231.09 minorth952.72 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 2:32 PM852 km529 miles460 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownThu 3:32 PM1012 km629 miles546 nmSouth S
PapeeteThu 1:32 PM1905 km1184 miles1029 nmWest W
Easter Island *Thu 6:32 PM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaThu 1:32 PM3007 km1869 miles1624 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 1:32 PM3442 km2139 miles1858 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiThu 12:32 PM4057 km2521 miles2191 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 1:32 PM4305 km2675 miles2325 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 12:32 PM4344 km2699 miles2346 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 12:32 PM4606 km2862 miles2487 nmWest-southwest WSW
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