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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: 11%

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 Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 07' South, Longitude: 125° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.67 meters/second, 1525.2 km/hour, 947.7 miles/hour or 823.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.80 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 24' 35.6"947.42 miwest0° 04' 38.2"5.31 misouth947.22 mi
24 hours14° 29' 56.0"953.27 mieast1° 16' 34.1"87.77 misouth953.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 9:40 AM916 km569 miles495 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sun 12:40 PM1916 km1191 miles1035 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 7:40 AM2571 km1598 miles1388 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 7:40 AM3625 km2252 miles1957 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 7:40 AM4148 km2577 miles2240 nmWest-northwest WNW
Galapagos IslandsSun 11:40 AM4342 km2698 miles2344 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSun 6:40 AM4697 km2919 miles2536 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 7:40 AM4984 km3097 miles2691 nmWest W
Mexico CitySun 11:40 AM5042 km3133 miles2722 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 12:40 PM5218 km3242 miles2818 nmEast E

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