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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 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 13' North, Longitude: 98° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.36 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"15.60 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 25.7"935.56 miwest0° 00' 35.5"0.68 misouth935.60 mi
24 hours11° 52' 00.8"765.39 mieast0° 42' 11.3"48.38 misouth768.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MandalaySun 6:06 AM224 km139 miles121 nmWest-northwest WNW
Chiang RaiSun 6:36 AM234 km145 miles126 nmSoutheast SE
NaypyidawSun 6:06 AM263 km163 miles142 nmSouthwest SW
Chiang MaiSun 6:36 AM285 km177 miles154 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Luang PrabangSun 6:36 AM448 km278 miles242 nmEast-southeast ESE
MawlamyineSun 6:06 AM526 km327 miles284 nmSouth S
YangonSun 6:06 AM533 km331 miles288 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VientianeSun 6:36 AM596 km370 miles322 nmSoutheast SE
Xam NeuaSun 6:36 AM628 km390 miles339 nmEast E
KunmingSun 7:36 AM635 km395 miles343 nmNortheast NE
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