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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 12:36:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 65%

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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 34' North, Longitude: 95° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.50 meters/second, 1542.6 km/hour, 958.5 miles/hour or 832.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"15.97 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 50.9"958.25 miwest0° 05' 48.1"6.65 minorth958.02 mi
24 hours11° 21' 20.2"748.93 mieast1° 56' 07.4"133.11 minorth756.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YangonSun 7:06 PM98 km61 miles53 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MawlamyineSun 7:06 PM230 km143 miles124 nmEast-southeast ESE
NaypyidawSun 7:06 PM243 km151 miles131 nmNorth N
Chiang MaiSun 7:36 PM365 km227 miles197 nmEast-northeast ENE
DaweiSun 7:06 PM466 km289 miles251 nmSoutheast SE
MandalaySun 7:06 PM489 km304 miles264 nmNorth N
Nakhon SawanSun 7:36 PM509 km316 miles275 nmEast-southeast ESE
BangkokSun 7:36 PM661 km411 miles357 nmSoutheast SE
ChittagongSun 6:36 PM671 km417 miles363 nmNorthwest NW
Luang PrabangSun 7:36 PM717 km446 miles387 nmEast-northeast ENE

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