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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.

December Solstice 2013

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 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 58' North, Longitude: 149° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.03 meters/second, 1591.3 km/hour, 988.8 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' 30.6"988.72 miwest0° 08' 19.3"9.53 misouth989.00 mi
24 hours10° 31' 17.3"714.59 mieast3° 31' 32.6"242.32 misouth758.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaSun 3:10 AM605 km376 miles327 nmWest-northwest WNW
SaipanSun 3:10 AM634 km394 miles342 nmNorthwest NW
PalikirSun 4:10 AM1033 km642 miles558 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokSun 2:10 AM1700 km1056 miles918 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraSun 2:10 AM1795 km1115 miles969 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSun 5:10 AM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariSun 2:10 AM2170 km1348 miles1172 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbySun 3:10 AM2275 km1414 miles1229 nmSouth S
YarenSun 5:10 AM2291 km1424 miles1237 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroSun 5:10 AM2401 km1492 miles1296 nmEast E
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