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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, January 18, 2013 at 10:36:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 45%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 10' North, Longitude: 102° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.24 meters/second, 1588.5 km/hour, 987.0 miles/hour or 857.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.45 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.9"986.86 miwest0° 09' 19.8"10.69 minorth986.65 mi
24 hours11° 01' 30.0"748.22 mieast3° 26' 33.1"236.65 minorth780.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SihanoukvilleFri 5:36 PM112 km69 miles60 nmEast-southeast ESE
BattambangFri 5:36 PM222 km138 miles120 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kampong ChhnangFri 5:36 PM250 km155 miles135 nmEast-northeast ENE
Phnom PenhFri 5:36 PM250 km156 miles135 nmEast E
PattayaFri 5:36 PM275 km171 miles149 nmNorthwest NW
Siem ReapFri 5:36 PM277 km172 miles149 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cần ThơFri 5:36 PM363 km226 miles196 nmEast-southeast ESE
BangkokFri 5:36 PM369 km229 miles199 nmNorthwest NW
Nakhon RatchasimaFri 5:36 PM426 km265 miles230 nmNorth N
Ho Chi MinhFri 5:36 PM445 km277 miles240 nmEast E

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