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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 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"15.98 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.0"958.39 miwest0° 05' 48.8"6.66 minorth958.16 mi
24 hours11° 21' 15.8"748.96 mieast1° 56' 25.5"133.47 minorth756.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Chiang MaiSun 7:26 PM176 km109 miles95 nmNortheast NE
YangonSun 6:56 PM209 km130 miles113 nmWest-southwest WSW
NaypyidawSun 6:56 PM310 km193 miles167 nmNorthwest NW
VientianeSun 7:26 PM498 km309 miles269 nmEast E
BangkokSun 7:26 PM505 km314 miles273 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Luang PrabangSun 7:26 PM513 km319 miles277 nmEast-northeast ENE
Udon ThaniSun 7:26 PM517 km321 miles279 nmEast E
MandalaySun 6:56 PM527 km327 miles284 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Khon KaenSun 7:26 PM537 km334 miles290 nmEast-southeast ESE
PattayaSun 7:26 PM602 km374 miles325 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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