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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 5:10:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 77%

Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:30 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 27' North, Longitude: 160° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.60 meters/second, 1607.8 km/hour, 999.0 miles/hour or 868.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.8"16.65 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miSouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 33' 50.4"998.92 miWest0° 09' 17.8"10.65 miSouth999.15 mi
24 hours10° 27' 23.0"717.20 miEast3° 51' 27.4"265.07 miSouth767.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaMon 4:10 AM257 km160 miles139 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirMon 4:10 AM263 km164 miles142 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenMon 5:10 AM1136 km706 miles613 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroMon 5:10 AM1203 km748 miles650 nmEast E
Wake IslandMon 5:10 AM1469 km913 miles793 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaMon 5:10 AM1540 km957 miles831 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaMon 3:10 AM1847 km1147 miles997 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraMon 4:10 AM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyMon 3:10 AM2381 km1479 miles1285 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraMon 2:10 AM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmWest-southwest WSW

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