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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 2:48:00 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: 50%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 13' South, Longitude: 133° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.49 meters/second, 1614.6 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.72 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miSouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 29.1"1003.13 miWest0° 10' 19.5"11.82 miSouth1003.09 mi
24 hours11° 15' 38.6"776.82 miEast4° 04' 02.2"279.49 miSouth823.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeWed 5:18 AM870 km541 miles470 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteWed 4:48 AM2310 km1435 miles1247 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownWed 6:48 AM2332 km1449 miles1259 nmSouth S
KiritimatiThu 4:48 AM2762 km1716 miles1491 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaWed 4:48 AM3430 km2131 miles1852 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Wed 9:48 AM3587 km2229 miles1937 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluWed 4:48 AM3895 km2421 miles2103 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoThu 3:48 AM4231 km2629 miles2285 nmWest W
AlofiWed 3:48 AM4308 km2677 miles2326 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Thu 4:48 AM4360 km2709 miles2354 nmWest-southwest WSW

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