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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 12:26:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||97° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.53 meters/second, 1542.7 km/hour, 958.6 miles/hour or 833.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.8"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||north||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 51.0"||958.39 mi||west||0° 05' 48.8"||6.66 mi||north||958.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 15.8"||748.96 mi||east||1° 56' 25.5"||133.47 mi||north||756.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mawlamyine||Sun 6:56 PM||123 km||76 miles||66 nm|| SSW|
|Chiang Mai||Sun 7:26 PM||176 km||109 miles||95 nm|| NE|
|Yangon||Sun 6:56 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm|| WSW|
|Naypyidaw||Sun 6:56 PM||310 km||193 miles||167 nm|| NW|
|Nakhon Sawan||Sun 7:26 PM||312 km||194 miles||169 nm|| SE|
|Dawei||Sun 6:56 PM||387 km||240 miles||209 nm|| S|
|Vientiane||Sun 7:26 PM||498 km||309 miles||269 nm|| E|
|Bangkok||Sun 7:26 PM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm|| SSE|
|Luang Prabang||Sun 7:26 PM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm|| ENE|
|Udon Thani||Sun 7:26 PM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm|| E|
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