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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: 3%
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 Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 00:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 31' South
Longitude: 152° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.22 meters/second, 1509.2 km/hour, 937.8 miles/hour or 814.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.63 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 22' 40.1"937.54 miwest0° 00' 34.0"0.65 misouth937.51 mi
24 hours15° 02' 31.7"980.83 mieast0° 26' 43.2"30.64 minorth982.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsTue 10:22 AM801 km498 miles432 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneTue 10:22 AM881 km548 miles476 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyTue 10:22 AM1269 km789 miles685 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraTue 11:22 AM1353 km841 miles730 nmNortheast NE
NoumeaTue 11:22 AM1447 km899 miles781 nmEast-southeast ESE
Sydney *Tue 11:22 AM1598 km993 miles863 nmSouth S
Port VilaTue 11:22 AM1644 km1021 miles888 nmEast E
Canberra *Tue 11:22 AM1785 km1109 miles964 nmSouth S
Alice SpringsTue 9:52 AM2017 km1254 miles1089 nmWest-southwest WSW
Melbourne *Tue 11:22 AM2167 km1347 miles1170 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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