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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 = Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 2:46:00 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: 88%

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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 45' North, Longitude: 98° 55' 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.65 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miSouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.8"938.79 miWest0° 00' 58.5"1.12 miSouth938.84 mi
24 hours11° 43' 21.2"758.45 miEast0° 50' 06.2"57.45 miSouth762.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Chiang RaiWed 9:46 PM133 km83 miles72 nmSoutheast SE
Chiang MaiWed 9:46 PM216 km134 miles117 nmSouth S
NaypyidawWed 9:16 PM314 km195 miles169 nmWest-southwest WSW
MandalayWed 9:16 PM325 km202 miles175 nmWest-northwest WNW
Luang PrabangWed 9:46 PM350 km217 miles189 nmEast-southeast ESE
MawlamyineWed 9:16 PM490 km304 miles264 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VientianeWed 9:46 PM495 km308 miles267 nmSoutheast SE
YangonWed 9:16 PM528 km328 miles285 nmSouthwest SW
Xam NeuaWed 9:46 PM537 km333 miles290 nmEast E
Udon ThaniWed 9:46 PM551 km342 miles297 nmSoutheast SE

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