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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 11:34:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 55%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 44' North, Longitude: 99° 38' East

The ground speed is currently 434.89 meters/second, 1565.6 kilometres/hour, 972.8 miles/hour or 845.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.21 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miNorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 32' 17.5"972.60 miWest0° 07' 42.1"8.83 miNorth972.35 mi
24 hours11° 09' 34.6"746.62 miEast2° 44' 26.2"188.45 miNorth765.21 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KanchanaburiSat 6:34 PM79 km49 miles43 nmSouth S
Nakhon SawanSat 6:34 PM120 km75 miles65 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangkokSat 6:34 PM145 km90 miles78 nmSoutheast SE
DaweiSat 6:04 PM172 km107 miles93 nmWest-southwest WSW
PattayaSat 6:34 PM242 km150 miles131 nmSoutheast SE
Hua HinSat 6:34 PM242 km150 miles131 nmSouth S
Nakhon RatchasimaSat 6:34 PM267 km166 miles144 nmEast E
MawlamyineSat 6:04 PM291 km181 miles157 nmNorthwest NW
Khon KaenSat 6:34 PM391 km243 miles211 nmEast-northeast ENE
BattambangSat 6:34 PM425 km264 miles230 nmEast-southeast ESE

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