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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 00:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 55' South, Longitude: 148° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.68 meters/second, 1543.3 km/hour, 958.9 miles/hour or 833.3 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' 44.7"958.81 miwest0° 07' 26.2"8.52 minorth959.14 mi
24 hours13° 45' 35.7"915.42 mieast3° 24' 08.4"233.93 minorth951.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 2:42 PM208 km129 miles112 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaThu 2:42 PM1321 km821 miles713 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownThu 4:42 PM2173 km1350 miles1173 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiFri 2:42 PM2191 km1361 miles1183 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiThu 1:42 PM2292 km1424 miles1238 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 2:42 PM2506 km1557 miles1353 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 1:42 PM2564 km1593 miles1385 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 1:42 PM2867 km1781 miles1548 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Fri 1:42 PM3518 km2186 miles1900 nmWest W
Baker IslandThu 12:42 PM3547 km2204 miles1915 nmWest-northwest WNW
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