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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 Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 03:30:00 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: 66%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 PM
Next phaseFull MoonTuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 03:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 28' North, Longitude: 126° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.01 meters/second, 1609.2 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.8"999.84 miwest0° 10' 33.7"12.09 minorth999.77 mi
24 hours11° 28' 58.8"790.70 mieast4° 01' 40.6"276.80 minorth834.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloTue 8:30 PM3068 km1907 miles1657 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesTue 7:30 PM3271 km2033 miles1766 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 9:30 PM3319 km2062 miles1792 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownTue 7:30 PM3403 km2115 miles1837 nmSouth S
PhoenixTue 8:30 PM3428 km2130 miles1851 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiWed 5:30 PM3476 km2160 miles1877 nmWest W
Las VegasTue 7:30 PM3581 km2225 miles1934 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoTue 7:30 PM3599 km2236 miles1943 nmNorth N
PapeeteTue 5:30 PM3611 km2244 miles1950 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 5:30 PM3834 km2382 miles2070 nmWest-northwest WNW

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