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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 Friday, December 6, 2013 at 00:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 58' South
Longitude: 143° 46' 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' 07.4"0.14 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 24' 43.3"958.59 miwest0° 07' 24.2"8.48 minorth958.92 mi
24 hours13° 46' 11.7"915.90 mieast3° 23' 26.2"233.12 minorth952.05 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 PM643 km399 miles347 nmWest-southwest WSW
TaiohaeThu 2:52 PM898 km558 miles485 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownThu 4:22 PM1744 km1084 miles942 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 2:22 PM1787 km1110 miles965 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 2:22 PM2473 km1537 miles1335 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 1:22 PM2796 km1737 miles1509 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 2:22 PM3020 km1877 miles1631 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 1:22 PM3068 km1907 miles1657 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 1:22 PM3362 km2089 miles1815 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Thu 7:22 PM3759 km2336 miles2030 nmEast-southeast ESE
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