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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 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 45' South
Longitude: 141° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.07 meters/second, 1548.3 km/hour, 962.0 miles/hour or 836.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.03 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 26' 43.4"961.84 miwest0° 07' 04.3"8.11 misouth961.59 mi
24 hours13° 43' 48.1"914.22 mieast2° 22' 58.3"163.87 misouth923.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSat 8:20 AM775 km482 miles418 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteSat 7:50 AM890 km553 miles480 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSat 9:50 AM1568 km975 miles847 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSat 7:50 AM2028 km1260 miles1095 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 7:50 AM2618 km1627 miles1414 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSat 6:50 AM3045 km1892 miles1644 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 7:50 AM3270 km2032 miles1766 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 6:50 AM3311 km2057 miles1788 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sat 12:50 PM3544 km2202 miles1914 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaSun 6:50 AM3610 km2243 miles1949 nmWest-southwest WSW
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