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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 = Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 8:50:00 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: 31%

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 Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 08' South, Longitude: 65° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.75 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.2 miles/hour or 858.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.47 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 28' 02.0"988.06 miWest0° 10' 39.2"12.20 miNorth988.38 mi
24 hours12° 29' 21.4"852.99 miEast4° 24' 37.8"303.08 miNorth909.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Porto VelhoSat 4:50 PM190 km118 miles102 nmEast-northeast ENE
RiberaltaSat 4:50 PM216 km134 miles116 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Porto AcreSat 3:50 PM224 km139 miles121 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio BrancoSat 3:50 PM266 km165 miles144 nmWest-southwest WSW
CobijaSat 4:50 PM410 km255 miles221 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazSat 4:50 PM863 km536 miles466 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 3:50 PM882 km548 miles476 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManausSat 4:50 PM904 km561 miles488 nmNortheast NE
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 4:50 PM944 km587 miles510 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SucreSat 4:50 PM1097 km681 miles592 nmSouth S

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