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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 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 42' South
Longitude: 136° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.17 meters/second, 1548.6 km/hour, 962.3 miles/hour or 836.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.04 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 26' 45.3"962.06 miwest0° 07' 06.0"8.14 misouth961.81 mi
24 hours13° 43' 05.2"913.60 mieast2° 23' 47.0"164.80 misouth922.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSat 8:00 AM805 km500 miles435 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Gambier IslandsSat 8:30 AM841 km523 miles454 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSat 9:30 AM1239 km770 miles669 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSat 7:30 AM1396 km867 miles754 nmWest W
RarotongaSat 7:30 AM2519 km1565 miles1360 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 7:30 AM2995 km1861 miles1617 nmNorthwest NW
Easter Island *Sat 12:30 PM3088 km1919 miles1667 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiSat 6:30 AM3553 km2208 miles1918 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 7:30 AM3786 km2353 miles2044 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 6:30 AM3822 km2375 miles2064 nmWest W
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