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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: 34%

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 Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 52' South, Longitude: 167° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.44 meters/second, 1596.4 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 862.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.53 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 28' 30.4"991.91 miwest0° 10' 55.1"12.51 minorth992.21 mi
24 hours12° 19' 17.9"844.36 mieast4° 28' 37.2"307.66 minorth902.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoSun 4:50 PM482 km300 miles260 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiSun 4:50 PM607 km377 miles328 nmNorthwest NW
Pago PagoSat 4:50 PM809 km503 miles437 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Sun 5:50 PM833 km518 miles450 nmSouthwest SW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 5:50 PM856 km532 miles462 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiSat 4:50 PM1274 km791 miles688 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSat 3:50 PM1369 km850 miles739 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSun 3:50 PM1507 km937 miles814 nmWest W
KiritimatiSun 5:50 PM1529 km950 miles826 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaSat 5:50 PM1676 km1042 miles905 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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