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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, December 6, 2013 at 12:22:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 Friday, December 6, 2013 at 00:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 58' South, Longitude: 143° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.58 meters/second, 1542.9 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.98 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miNorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 24' 43.2"958.51 miWest0° 07' 24.1"8.48 miNorth958.84 mi
24 hours13° 46' 13.7"915.86 miEast3° 23' 24.0"233.06 miNorth952.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 2:22 PM670 km416 miles362 nmWest-southwest WSW
TaiohaeThu 2:52 PM884 km549 miles477 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownThu 4:22 PM1721 km1069 miles929 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 2:22 PM1813 km1127 miles979 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 2:22 PM2491 km1548 miles1345 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 1:22 PM2824 km1755 miles1525 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 2:22 PM3049 km1895 miles1646 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 1:22 PM3094 km1922 miles1670 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 1:22 PM3390 km2106 miles1830 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Thu 7:22 PM3733 km2320 miles2016 nmEast-southeast ESE

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