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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: 84%

Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:29 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:48 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 17:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 59' North, Longitude: 152° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.99 meters/second, 1591.2 km/hour, 988.7 miles/hour or 859.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.4"16.48 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 33' 30.3"988.64 miwest0° 08' 18.7"9.52 misouth988.92 mi
24 hours10° 31' 20.7"714.59 mieast3° 31' 22.6"242.14 misouth758.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirSun 4:00 AM803 km499 miles434 nmSoutheast SE
SaipanSun 3:00 AM833 km518 miles450 nmNorthwest NW
HagåtñaSun 3:00 AM848 km527 miles458 nmWest-northwest WNW
Wake IslandSun 5:00 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraSun 2:00 AM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokSun 2:00 AM1961 km1218 miles1059 nmWest W
YarenSun 5:00 AM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroSun 5:00 AM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmEast E
Port MoresbySun 3:00 AM2326 km1445 miles1256 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariSun 2:00 AM2391 km1486 miles1291 nmWest-southwest WSW
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