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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 14:46:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 45' ||North|
|Longitude: ||98° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.82 meters/second, 1511.4 km/hour, 939.1 miles/hour or 816.1 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' 30.6"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 00.9"||0.02 mi||south||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 41.8"||938.86 mi||west||0° 00' 58.5"||1.12 mi||south||938.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 21.2"||758.51 mi||east||0° 50' 08.8"||57.50 mi||south||762.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Chiang Rai||Wed 9:46 PM||155 km||96 miles||84 nm|| SE|
|Chiang Mai||Wed 9:46 PM||219 km||136 miles||118 nm|| S|
|Naypyidaw||Wed 9:16 PM||287 km||179 miles||155 nm|| WSW|
|Mandalay||Wed 9:16 PM||299 km||186 miles||162 nm|| WNW|
|Luang Prabang||Wed 9:46 PM||377 km||234 miles||203 nm|| ESE|
|Yangon||Wed 9:16 PM||513 km||318 miles||277 nm|| SSW|
|Vientiane||Wed 9:46 PM||518 km||322 miles||279 nm|| SE|
|Udon Thani||Wed 9:46 PM||572 km||356 miles||309 nm|| SE|
|Kunming||Wed 10:46 PM||633 km||394 miles||342 nm|| NE|
|Khon Kaen||Wed 9:46 PM||651 km||404 miles||351 nm|| SE|
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