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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 01:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 49' South, Longitude: 160° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.93 meters/second, 1544.1 km/hour, 959.5 miles/hour or 833.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.99 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 24' 48.2"959.30 miwest0° 07' 31.3"8.62 minorth959.64 mi
24 hours13° 44' 05.3"914.15 mieast3° 25' 53.1"235.91 minorth951.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaThu 3:32 PM606 km376 miles327 nmSouth S
AlofiThu 2:32 PM1054 km655 miles569 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteThu 3:32 PM1190 km739 miles642 nmEast E
Apia *Fri 3:32 PM1224 km761 miles661 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 2:32 PM1359 km844 miles734 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 2:32 PM1652 km1026 miles892 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 3:32 PM1988 km1235 miles1073 nmNorth N
Suva *Fri 2:32 PM2249 km1398 miles1215 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 1:32 PM2340 km1454 miles1264 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandThu 1:32 PM2488 km1546 miles1343 nmNorthwest NW

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