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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: 67%

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 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 40' North, Longitude: 143° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.86 meters/second, 1608.7 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.6 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 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.5"999.57 miwest0° 10' 31.0"12.04 minorth999.49 mi
24 hours11° 28' 53.6"790.37 mieast4° 00' 22.7"275.33 minorth833.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 6:40 PM1598 km993 miles863 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 6:40 PM2326 km1445 miles1256 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteTue 6:40 PM2653 km1648 miles1432 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaTue 6:40 PM3469 km2156 miles1873 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoWed 5:40 PM3502 km2176 miles1891 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownTue 8:40 PM3695 km2296 miles1995 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandTue 4:40 PM3720 km2311 miles2009 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 6:40 PM3800 km2361 miles2052 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiTue 5:40 PM3987 km2478 miles2153 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesTue 8:40 PM4077 km2534 miles2202 nmNortheast NE
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