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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 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 43' South, Longitude: 139° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.12 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 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' 44.3"961.95 miwest0° 07' 05.2"8.12 misouth961.70 mi
24 hours13° 43' 26.6"913.91 mieast2° 23' 22.6"164.34 misouth923.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSat 8:10 AM745 km463 miles403 nmNorth N
Gambier IslandsSat 8:40 AM925 km575 miles500 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSat 7:40 AM1142 km710 miles617 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSat 9:40 AM1391 km864 miles751 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSat 7:40 AM2273 km1412 miles1227 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 7:40 AM2801 km1740 miles1512 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSat 6:40 AM3299 km2050 miles1781 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sat 12:40 PM3315 km2060 miles1790 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Sun 7:40 AM3528 km2192 miles1905 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 6:40 AM3566 km2216 miles1925 nmWest W
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