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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 12:24 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 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° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.33 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' 39.6"957.96 miwest0° 07' 18.8"8.38 minorth958.29 mi
24 hours13° 47' 43.5"917.05 mieast3° 21' 37.4"231.03 minorth952.67 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 PM863 km536 miles466 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownThu 3:32 PM1007 km626 miles544 nmSouth S
PapeeteThu 1:32 PM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmWest W
Easter Island *Thu 6:32 PM2593 km1611 miles1400 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaThu 1:32 PM3035 km1886 miles1639 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 1:32 PM3466 km2154 miles1871 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiThu 12:32 PM4085 km2539 miles2206 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 1:32 PM4334 km2693 miles2340 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 12:32 PM4373 km2717 miles2361 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 12:32 PM4634 km2879 miles2502 nmWest-southwest WSW
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