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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 3:13 PM
Next phaseFull MoonTuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:30 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: 144° 13' 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"997.93 miwest0° 10' 19.1"11.82 minorth997.83 mi
24 hours11° 28' 44.6"788.87 mieast3° 54' 39.7"268.78 minorth829.91 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 PM770 km478 miles416 nmNorth N
SaipanWed 7:40 PM973 km605 miles525 nmNorth N
MelekeokWed 6:40 PM1065 km662 miles575 nmWest W
JayapuraWed 6:40 PM1077 km669 miles581 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariWed 6:40 PM1394 km866 miles753 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirWed 8:40 PM1543 km959 miles833 nmEast E
Port MoresbyWed 7:40 PM1798 km1117 miles971 nmSouth S
ManadoWed 5:40 PM2222 km1381 miles1200 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraWed 8:40 PM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinWed 7:10 PM2570 km1597 miles1388 nmSouthwest SW
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