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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: 66%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 PM
Next phaseFull MoonTuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 31' North
Longitude: 131° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.97 meters/second, 1609.1 km/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.9"999.81 miwest0° 10' 32.9"12.08 minorth999.73 mi
24 hours11° 28' 57.1"790.64 mieast4° 01' 17.6"276.38 minorth834.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 5:50 PM2914 km1811 miles1573 nmWest W
PapeeteTue 5:50 PM3242 km2015 miles1751 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 5:50 PM3350 km2082 miles1809 nmNorthwest NW
HermosilloTue 8:50 PM3376 km2098 miles1823 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownTue 7:50 PM3387 km2104 miles1829 nmSouth S
Los AngelesTue 7:50 PM3436 km2135 miles1855 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixTue 8:50 PM3679 km2286 miles1987 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoTue 7:50 PM3684 km2289 miles1989 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasTue 7:50 PM3772 km2344 miles2037 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 9:50 PM3814 km2370 miles2059 nmEast-northeast ENE
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