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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 2:52:00 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 14:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 44' North, Longitude: 97° 28' 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' 41.7"938.80 miWest0° 00' 59.0"1.13 miSouth938.85 mi
24 hours11° 43' 21.0"758.46 miEast0° 50' 20.2"57.71 miSouth762.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NaypyidawWed 9:22 PM180 km112 miles97 nmSouthwest SW
MandalayWed 9:22 PM199 km124 miles107 nmNorthwest NW
Chiang MaiWed 9:52 PM269 km167 miles145 nmSoutheast SE
YangonWed 9:22 PM456 km284 miles246 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MawlamyineWed 9:22 PM470 km292 miles254 nmSouth S
Luang PrabangWed 9:52 PM497 km309 miles268 nmEast E
ChittagongWed 8:52 PM608 km378 miles328 nmWest-northwest WNW
VientianeWed 9:52 PM622 km386 miles336 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nakhon SawanWed 9:52 PM625 km388 miles337 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Udon ThaniWed 9:52 PM672 km417 miles363 nmEast-southeast ESE

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