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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 05:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 17' South
Longitude: 139° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.19 meters/second, 1548.7 km/hour, 962.3 miles/hour or 836.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.04 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 25' 06.5"962.19 miwest0° 07' 56.3"9.10 minorth962.53 mi
24 hours13° 36' 31.2"908.17 mieast3° 34' 14.9"245.49 minorth947.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsFri 3:42 PM710 km441 miles384 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tennant CreekFri 3:12 PM731 km454 miles395 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinFri 3:12 PM972 km604 miles525 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbyFri 3:42 PM1068 km664 miles577 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsFri 3:12 PM1095 km681 miles591 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraFri 2:42 PM1417 km881 miles765 nmNorth N
DiliFri 2:42 PM1674 km1040 miles904 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariFri 2:42 PM1697 km1055 miles916 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneFri 3:42 PM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmSoutheast SE
EuclaFri 2:27 PM2104 km1308 miles1136 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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