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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: 46%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 13' North, Longitude: 100° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.35 meters/second, 1506.1 km/hour, 935.8 miles/hour or 813.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"15.60 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 25.7"935.49 miwest0° 00' 34.6"0.66 misouth935.52 mi
24 hours11° 51' 59.0"765.29 mieast0° 41' 46.9"47.91 misouth768.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Chiang RaiSun 6:26 AM161 km100 miles87 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Luang PrabangSun 6:26 AM226 km140 miles122 nmSoutheast SE
Chiang MaiSun 6:26 AM312 km194 miles169 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Xam NeuaSun 6:26 AM380 km236 miles205 nmEast-southeast ESE
VientianeSun 6:26 AM423 km263 miles228 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MandalaySun 5:56 AM465 km289 miles251 nmWest-northwest WNW
KunmingSun 7:26 AM479 km298 miles259 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NaypyidawSun 5:56 AM487 km302 miles263 nmWest-southwest WSW
Udon ThaniSun 6:26 AM487 km303 miles263 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HanoiSun 6:26 AM557 km346 miles301 nmEast E

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