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 14:52:00 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 14:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 44' ||North|
|Longitude: ||97° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.83 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' 41.7"||938.87 mi||west||0° 00' 59.1"||1.13 mi||south||938.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 21.0"||758.51 mi||east||0° 50' 22.7"||57.76 mi||south||762.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Naypyidaw||Wed 9:22 PM||158 km||98 miles||85 nm|| SW|
|Mandalay||Wed 9:22 PM||180 km||112 miles||97 nm|| NW|
|Chiang Mai||Wed 9:52 PM||286 km||178 miles||155 nm|| SE|
|Yangon||Wed 9:22 PM||453 km||282 miles||245 nm|| SSW|
|Mawlamyine||Wed 9:22 PM||472 km||293 miles||255 nm|| S|
|Luang Prabang||Wed 9:52 PM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm|| E|
|Chittagong||Wed 8:52 PM||586 km||364 miles||316 nm|| WNW|
|Nakhon Sawan||Wed 9:52 PM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm|| SSE|
|Vientiane||Wed 9:52 PM||646 km||402 miles||349 nm|| ESE|
|Xam Neua||Wed 9:52 PM||716 km||445 miles||386 nm|| E|
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