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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, December 6, 2013 at 11:32:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 17%

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 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 29' South, Longitude: 55° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.98 meters/second, 1555.1 km/hour, 966.3 miles/hour or 839.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.10 miWest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miNorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 25' 32.5"966.14 miWest0° 08' 28.6"9.72 miNorth966.50 mi
24 hours13° 25' 54.5"899.60 miEast3° 44' 56.2"257.71 miNorth942.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisFri 3:32 PM663 km412 miles358 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisFri 3:32 PM707 km439 miles382 nmSouth S
ToamasinaFri 2:32 PM767 km477 miles414 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoFri 2:32 PM981 km609 miles530 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Fri 3:32 PM1020 km634 miles551 nmSoutheast SE
VictoriaFri 3:32 PM1091 km678 miles589 nmNorth N
MoroniFri 2:32 PM1363 km847 miles736 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamFri 2:32 PM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaFri 5:32 PM2010 km1249 miles1086 nmEast-northeast ENE
MogadishuFri 2:32 PM2144 km1332 miles1158 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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