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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 = Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at 1:48:00 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: 60%

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 Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at 13:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 06' North, Longitude: 129° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.17 meters/second, 1620.6 km/hour, 1007.0 miles/hour or 875.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.3"16.78 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miSouth16.78 mi
1 hour14° 33' 25.5"1006.92 miWest0° 10' 17.5"11.78 miSouth1006.99 mi
24 hours10° 47' 01.3"745.91 miEast4° 08' 13.7"284.26 miSouth797.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownTue 5:48 AM2785 km1731 miles1504 nmSouth S
PapeeteTue 3:48 AM2939 km1826 miles1587 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiWed 3:48 AM3105 km1929 miles1676 nmWest W
Easter Island *Tue 8:48 AM3702 km2300 miles1999 nmSoutheast SE
HermosilloTue 6:48 AM3765 km2339 miles2033 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluTue 3:48 AM3874 km2407 miles2092 nmNorthwest NW
Los AngelesTue 5:48 AM3937 km2446 miles2126 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 7:48 AM3943 km2450 miles2129 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaTue 3:48 AM4050 km2517 miles2187 nmSouthwest SW
PhoenixTue 6:48 AM4117 km2558 miles2223 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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