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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 = Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:48:00 AM.

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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: 55%

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 Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 01:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 58' South, Longitude: 55° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.72 meters/second, 1619.0 km/hour, 1006.0 miles/hour or 874.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.77 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miSouth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 33' 02.5"1005.89 miWest0° 10' 21.6"11.86 miSouth1005.91 mi
24 hours10° 59' 07.1"759.42 miEast4° 07' 37.1"283.57 miSouth809.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaWed 5:48 AM297 km185 miles160 nmSouth S
MogadishuWed 4:48 AM1252 km778 miles676 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniWed 4:48 AM1758 km1092 miles949 nmSouthwest SW
Dar es SalaamWed 4:48 AM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaWed 7:48 AM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port LouisWed 5:48 AM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmSouth S
AdenWed 4:48 AM2023 km1257 miles1093 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiWed 4:48 AM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmNorthwest NW
MaleWed 6:48 AM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntananarivoWed 4:48 AM2083 km1294 miles1125 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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