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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 9:50:00 PM.

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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: 21%

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 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 58' South, Longitude: 93° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.17 meters/second, 1566.6 km/hour, 973.5 miles/hour or 845.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.22 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 26' 19.7"973.31 miWest0° 09' 19.1"10.68 miNorth973.67 mi
24 hours13° 07' 19.0"884.56 miEast4° 01' 04.0"276.16 miNorth932.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsFri 3:50 PM1391 km864 miles751 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 4:50 PM1754 km1090 miles947 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 4:50 PM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 4:50 PM2144 km1332 miles1157 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Fri 4:50 PM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmSouthwest SW
La PazFri 5:50 PM2720 km1690 miles1469 nmEast-southeast ESE
San JoseFri 3:50 PM2723 km1692 miles1471 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoFri 4:50 PM2782 km1728 miles1502 nmEast E
PanamaFri 4:50 PM2858 km1776 miles1543 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogotaFri 4:50 PM2867 km1781 miles1548 nmNortheast NE

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