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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 12:26:00 PM.

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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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 34' North, Longitude: 98° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.54 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"15.98 miWest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 miNorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.1"958.34 miWest0° 05' 48.9"6.66 miNorth958.10 mi
24 hours11° 21' 15.3"748.91 miEast1° 56' 27.8"133.50 miNorth756.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MawlamyineSun 6:56 PM133 km83 miles72 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Chiang MaiSun 7:26 PM160 km99 miles86 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YangonSun 6:56 PM232 km144 miles126 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nakhon SawanSun 7:26 PM291 km181 miles157 nmSoutheast SE
NaypyidawSun 6:56 PM329 km204 miles177 nmNorthwest NW
DaweiSun 6:56 PM386 km240 miles208 nmSouth S
VientianeSun 7:26 PM469 km292 miles253 nmEast E
Udon ThaniSun 7:26 PM488 km303 miles264 nmEast E
Luang PrabangSun 7:26 PM488 km304 miles264 nmEast-northeast ENE
BangkokSun 7:26 PM490 km305 miles265 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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