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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 12:24 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 6, 2013 at 05:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 17' South, Longitude: 139° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.18 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' 06.4"962.11 miwest0° 07' 56.1"9.10 minorth962.45 mi
24 hours13° 36' 33.3"908.13 mieast3° 34' 12.7"245.44 minorth947.57 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 PM683 km424 miles369 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tennant CreekFri 3:12 PM753 km468 miles406 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinFri 3:12 PM999 km621 miles539 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbyFri 3:42 PM1045 km649 miles564 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsFri 3:12 PM1110 km690 miles599 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraFri 2:42 PM1415 km879 miles764 nmNorth N
DiliFri 2:42 PM1700 km1057 miles918 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariFri 2:42 PM1708 km1061 miles922 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneFri 3:42 PM1934 km1202 miles1044 nmSoutheast SE
EuclaFri 2:27 PM2118 km1316 miles1144 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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