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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 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 57' North
Longitude: 147° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.06 meters/second, 1591.4 km/hour, 988.9 miles/hour or 859.3 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' 30.7"988.80 miwest0° 08' 19.8"9.54 misouth989.08 mi
24 hours10° 31' 13.9"714.58 mieast3° 31' 42.3"242.51 misouth758.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaSun 3:20 AM392 km243 miles212 nmNorthwest NW
SaipanSun 3:20 AM499 km310 miles269 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalikirSun 4:20 AM1278 km794 miles690 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokSun 2:20 AM1441 km895 miles778 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraSun 2:20 AM1659 km1031 miles896 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariSun 2:20 AM1960 km1218 miles1059 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbySun 3:20 AM2256 km1402 miles1218 nmSouth S
Wake IslandSun 5:20 AM2275 km1414 miles1229 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenSun 5:20 AM2518 km1564 miles1359 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSun 4:20 AM2655 km1650 miles1434 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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