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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: 17%

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 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 25' South, Longitude: 134° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.37 meters/second, 1542.1 km/hour, 958.2 miles/hour or 832.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.97 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 26' 10.9"958.02 miwest0° 06' 32.6"7.50 misouth957.78 mi
24 hours13° 56' 07.0"924.78 mieast2° 08' 12.8"146.96 misouth931.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekSun 9:10 AM359 km223 miles194 nmSouth S
DarwinSun 9:10 AM576 km358 miles311 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsSun 9:10 AM809 km502 miles437 nmSouth S
CairnsSun 9:40 AM1223 km760 miles660 nmEast E
DiliSun 8:40 AM1287 km800 miles695 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbySun 9:40 AM1593 km990 miles860 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraSun 8:40 AM1686 km1048 miles910 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariSun 8:40 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmNorth N
EuclaSun 8:25 AM1778 km1105 miles960 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakassarSun 7:40 AM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmNorthwest NW
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