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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: 64%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 29' North
Longitude: 110° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.73 meters/second, 1543.4 km/hour, 959.0 miles/hour or 833.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"15.98 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 minorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.0"958.84 miwest0° 05' 52.8"6.74 minorth958.61 mi
24 hours11° 20' 51.1"748.85 mieast1° 58' 07.3"135.41 minorth756.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Da NangSun 6:36 PM249 km155 miles134 nmSouthwest SW
HaikouSun 7:36 PM286 km177 miles154 nmNorth N
Hai PhongSun 6:36 PM515 km320 miles278 nmNorthwest NW
PakseSun 6:36 PM523 km325 miles282 nmWest-southwest WSW
SavannakhetSun 6:36 PM573 km356 miles309 nmWest W
HanoiSun 6:36 PM591 km367 miles319 nmNorthwest NW
NanningSun 7:36 PM618 km384 miles334 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MacauSun 7:36 PM638 km397 miles345 nmNortheast NE
Hong KongSun 7:36 PM688 km428 miles372 nmNortheast NE
FoshanSun 7:36 PM693 km431 miles374 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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