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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 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 01' South, Longitude: 136° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.43 meters/second, 1542.3 km/hour, 958.4 miles/hour or 832.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.97 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 24' 41.0"958.18 miwest0° 07' 20.8"8.42 minorth958.51 mi
24 hours13° 47' 07.6"916.58 mieast3° 22' 20.1"231.84 minorth952.40 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 2:52 PM800 km497 miles432 nmSouth S
TaiohaeThu 2:22 PM851 km529 miles460 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamstownThu 3:52 PM1191 km740 miles643 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteThu 1:52 PM1425 km885 miles769 nmWest W
RarotongaThu 1:52 PM2542 km1579 miles1372 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Thu 6:52 PM3040 km1889 miles1642 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiFri 1:52 PM3045 km1892 miles1644 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 12:52 PM3581 km2225 miles1933 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 1:52 PM3820 km2374 miles2063 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 12:52 PM3861 km2399 miles2085 nmWest W

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