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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: 24%

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 Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 44' South, Longitude: 155° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.51 meters/second, 1575.0 km/hour, 978.7 miles/hour or 850.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.31 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 26' 55.0"978.62 miwest0° 09' 50.9"11.28 minorth978.98 mi
24 hours12° 53' 52.2"873.61 mieast4° 10' 50.8"287.35 minorth925.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GizoSat 4:32 PM433 km269 miles234 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraSat 4:32 PM562 km350 miles304 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArawaSat 3:32 PM610 km379 miles329 nmNorth N
BukaSat 3:32 PM702 km436 miles379 nmNorth N
Port MoresbySat 3:32 PM931 km578 miles503 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsSat 3:32 PM1183 km735 miles639 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaSat 4:32 PM1543 km959 miles833 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrisbaneSat 3:32 PM1759 km1093 miles950 nmSouth S
YarenSat 5:32 PM1778 km1105 miles960 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraSat 2:32 PM1911 km1188 miles1032 nmWest-northwest WNW
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