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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 Friday, December 6, 2013 at 01:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 49' South, Longitude: 160° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.92 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.99 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 24' 48.2"959.29 miwest0° 07' 31.3"8.62 minorth959.62 mi
24 hours13° 44' 07.3"914.18 mieast3° 25' 50.7"235.86 minorth951.06 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 PM602 km374 miles325 nmSouth S
AlofiThu 2:32 PM1081 km672 miles584 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteThu 3:32 PM1162 km722 miles627 nmEast E
Apia *Fri 3:32 PM1253 km778 miles676 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 2:32 PM1384 km860 miles747 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 2:32 PM1678 km1043 miles906 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 3:32 PM1983 km1232 miles1071 nmNorth N
Suva *Fri 2:32 PM2278 km1415 miles1230 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 1:32 PM2368 km1471 miles1279 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandThu 1:32 PM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmNorthwest NW
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