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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: 69%

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 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 32' North, Longitude: 143° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.16 meters/second, 1606.2 km/hour, 998.0 miles/hour or 867.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.8"998.00 miwest0° 10' 19.1"11.82 minorth997.89 mi
24 hours11° 28' 44.7"788.92 mieast3° 54' 38.2"268.77 minorth829.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaWed 7:40 PM772 km480 miles417 nmNorth N
SaipanWed 7:40 PM978 km608 miles528 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MelekeokWed 6:40 PM1035 km643 miles559 nmWest W
JayapuraWed 6:40 PM1066 km663 miles576 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariWed 6:40 PM1370 km851 miles740 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirWed 8:40 PM1573 km977 miles849 nmEast E
Port MoresbyWed 7:40 PM1805 km1121 miles974 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManadoWed 5:40 PM2193 km1363 miles1184 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraWed 8:40 PM2505 km1556 miles1352 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinWed 7:10 PM2553 km1586 miles1379 nmSouthwest SW
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