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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: 19%
Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:48 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 36' South
Longitude: 124° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.42 meters/second, 1549.5 km/hour, 962.8 miles/hour or 836.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.05 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 26' 50.0"962.61 miwest0° 07' 10.3"8.22 misouth962.37 mi
24 hours13° 41' 17.2"912.05 mieast2° 25' 48.0"167.11 misouth921.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 8:40 AM1195 km743 miles645 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sat 11:40 AM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSat 6:40 AM2673 km1661 miles1444 nmWest W
RarotongaSat 6:40 AM3763 km2338 miles2032 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 6:40 AM4090 km2541 miles2208 nmWest-northwest WNW
Galapagos IslandsSat 10:40 AM4171 km2592 miles2252 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CitySat 10:40 AM4772 km2965 miles2577 nmNortheast NE
AlofiSat 5:40 AM4822 km2996 miles2603 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuatemalaSat 10:40 AM5020 km3119 miles2710 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 10:40 AM5067 km3148 miles2736 nmNortheast NE
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