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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: 50%
Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:29 AM
This phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:48 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 13:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 02' South
Longitude: 118° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.61 meters/second, 1615.0 km/hour, 1003.5 miles/hour or 872.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.73 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.9"1003.47 miwest0° 10' 19.9"11.83 misouth1003.43 mi
24 hours11° 14' 16.3"775.46 mieast4° 04' 25.2"279.95 misouth822.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownWed 5:48 AM2613 km1624 miles1411 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Wed 8:48 AM2749 km1708 miles1484 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Galapagos IslandsWed 7:48 AM3286 km2042 miles1774 nmEast E
Mexico CityWed 7:48 AM3385 km2103 miles1828 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteWed 3:48 AM3654 km2270 miles1973 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuatemalaWed 7:48 AM3756 km2334 miles2028 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 6:48 AM3762 km2338 miles2032 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorWed 7:48 AM3831 km2380 miles2068 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaWed 7:48 AM4038 km2509 miles2180 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaWed 7:48 AM4039 km2510 miles2181 nmEast-northeast ENE
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