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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 = Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 11:44:00 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: 64%

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 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 11:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 29' North, Longitude: 108° 22' East

The ground speed is currently 428.70 meters/second, 1543.3 kilometres/hour, 959.0 miles/hour or 833.3 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' 31.8"15.98 miWest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 miNorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.8"958.72 miWest0° 05' 52.3"6.73 miNorth958.48 mi
24 hours11° 20' 54.5"748.81 miEast1° 57' 53.2"135.13 miNorth756.78 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
HuếSun 6:44 PM141 km88 miles76 nmSouthwest SW
SanyaSun 7:44 PM147 km91 miles79 nmNortheast NE
Da NangSun 6:44 PM158 km98 miles85 nmSouth S
HaikouSun 7:44 PM351 km218 miles189 nmNortheast NE
PakseSun 6:44 PM380 km236 miles205 nmSouthwest SW
SavannakhetSun 6:44 PM399 km248 miles216 nmWest-southwest WSW
Hai PhongSun 6:44 PM413 km257 miles223 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ZhanjiangSun 7:44 PM468 km291 miles253 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HanoiSun 6:44 PM473 km294 miles256 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Stung TrengSun 6:44 PM508 km316 miles275 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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