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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, December 6, 2013 at 23:32:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 22%

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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 42' South, Longitude: 117° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.70 meters/second, 1568.5 km/hour, 974.6 miles/hour or 846.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.24 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 26' 27.6"974.48 miwest0° 09' 26.5"10.82 minorth974.84 mi
24 hours13° 04' 18.4"882.11 mieast4° 03' 23.3"278.81 minorth931.10 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 6:32 PM1815 km1128 miles980 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownFri 3:32 PM1890 km1175 miles1021 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsFri 5:32 PM3363 km2090 miles1816 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteFri 1:32 PM3463 km2152 miles1870 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityFri 5:32 PM4095 km2544 miles2211 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 5:32 PM4253 km2643 miles2297 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 5:32 PM4291 km2666 miles2317 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 6:32 PM4417 km2745 miles2385 nmEast E
ManaguaFri 5:32 PM4428 km2751 miles2391 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaFri 5:32 PM4479 km2783 miles2418 nmNortheast NE

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