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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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 PM
This phaseFull MoonTuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:29 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:48 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 31' North, Longitude: 143° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.10 meters/second, 1523.2 km/hour, 946.5 miles/hour or 822.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.78 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.3"946.25 miwest0° 00' 50.1"0.96 misouth946.29 mi
24 hours11° 37' 55.0"758.57 mieast0° 44' 52.9"51.45 misouth762.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 11:28 PM1551 km964 miles838 nmWest W
KiritimatiTue 11:28 PM2492 km1549 miles1346 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoTue 1:28 AM2847 km1769 miles1537 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesTue 1:28 AM2937 km1825 miles1586 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasTue 1:28 AM3293 km2046 miles1778 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 2:28 AM3418 km2124 miles1845 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixTue 2:28 AM3439 km2137 miles1857 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayMon 10:28 PM3607 km2241 miles1948 nmWest-northwest WNW
SeattleTue 1:28 AM3640 km2262 miles1965 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VancouverTue 1:28 AM3753 km2332 miles2027 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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