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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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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 15:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 51' North, Longitude: 97° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.24 meters/second, 1520.1 km/hour, 944.5 miles/hour or 820.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.74 miwest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 misouth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.4"944.22 miwest0° 03' 22.5"3.87 misouth944.40 mi
24 hours11° 39' 28.0"758.58 mieast1° 46' 36.8"122.22 misouth772.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NaypyidawThu 10:12 PM104 km65 miles56 nmWest W
Chiang MaiThu 10:42 PM231 km144 miles125 nmEast-southeast ESE
MandalayThu 10:12 PM258 km160 miles139 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YangonThu 10:12 PM356 km221 miles192 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MawlamyineThu 10:12 PM376 km234 miles203 nmSouth S
Luang PrabangThu 10:42 PM528 km328 miles285 nmEast E
Nakhon SawanThu 10:42 PM561 km349 miles303 nmSoutheast SE
ChittagongThu 9:42 PM614 km382 miles332 nmWest-northwest WNW
VientianeThu 10:42 PM618 km384 miles333 nmEast-southeast ESE
DaweiThu 10:12 PM651 km404 miles351 nmSouth S
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