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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: 22%

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 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 47' South, Longitude: 110° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.55 meters/second, 1568.0 km/hour, 974.3 miles/hour or 846.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.24 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 26' 25.3"974.22 miwest0° 09' 24.5"10.78 minorth974.58 mi
24 hours13° 05' 09.5"882.86 mieast4° 02' 44.4"278.09 minorth931.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Fri 6:02 PM1591 km988 miles859 nmSouth S
AdamstownFri 3:02 PM2446 km1520 miles1321 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsFri 5:02 PM2677 km1663 miles1445 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaFri 6:02 PM3663 km2276 miles1978 nmEast E
GuatemalaFri 5:02 PM3760 km2336 miles2030 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 5:02 PM3771 km2343 miles2036 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityFri 5:02 PM3782 km2350 miles2042 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoFri 6:02 PM3819 km2373 miles2062 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaFri 5:02 PM3861 km2399 miles2085 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 5:02 PM3872 km2406 miles2091 nmNortheast NE
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