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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: 15%

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 05:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 19' South, Longitude: 144° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.09 meters/second, 1548.3 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.03 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 25' 05.0"961.96 miwest0° 07' 54.3"9.06 minorth962.31 mi
24 hours13° 37' 07.7"908.66 mieast3° 33' 36.0"244.75 minorth947.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsFri 3:22 PM247 km154 miles133 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyFri 3:22 PM728 km452 miles393 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LaeFri 3:22 PM999 km621 miles539 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Alice SpringsFri 2:52 PM1423 km884 miles768 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraFri 2:22 PM1464 km910 miles791 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinFri 2:52 PM1474 km916 miles796 nmWest W
BrisbaneFri 3:22 PM1627 km1011 miles879 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraFri 4:22 PM1836 km1141 miles991 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariFri 2:22 PM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmNorthwest NW
DiliFri 2:22 PM2157 km1340 miles1165 nmWest-northwest WNW
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