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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 = Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 3:02:00 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: 94%

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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 15:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 54' North, Longitude: 106° 46' East

The ground speed is currently 422.14 meters/second, 1519.7 kilometres/hour, 944.3 miles/hour or 820.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.74 miWest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 miSouth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.1"944.00 miWest0° 03' 18.7"3.80 miSouth944.17 mi
24 hours11° 39' 38.7"758.60 miEast1° 45' 08.8"120.53 miSouth772.12 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Hai PhongThu 10:02 PM108 km67 miles58 nmNorth N
HanoiThu 10:02 PM158 km98 miles85 nmNorthwest NW
Xam NeuaThu 10:02 PM290 km180 miles157 nmWest-northwest WNW
NanningThu 11:02 PM361 km225 miles195 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HaikouThu 11:02 PM375 km233 miles202 nmEast E
HuếThu 10:02 PM389 km242 miles210 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZhanjiangThu 11:02 PM405 km251 miles219 nmEast-northeast ENE
SavannakhetThu 10:02 PM426 km265 miles230 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Da NangThu 10:02 PM450 km280 miles243 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Luang PrabangThu 10:02 PM485 km301 miles262 nmWest W

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