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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 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 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: 96° 49' 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' 44.5"944.29 miwest0° 03' 22.6"3.87 misouth944.47 mi
24 hours11° 39' 27.8"758.63 mieast1° 46' 39.2"122.27 misouth772.48 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 PM76 km47 miles41 nmWest W
MandalayThu 10:12 PM248 km154 miles134 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Chiang MaiThu 10:42 PM256 km159 miles138 nmEast-southeast ESE
YangonThu 10:12 PM349 km217 miles189 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MawlamyineThu 10:12 PM382 km237 miles206 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Luang PrabangThu 10:42 PM557 km346 miles301 nmEast E
Nakhon SawanThu 10:42 PM578 km359 miles312 nmSoutheast SE
ChittagongThu 9:42 PM589 km366 miles318 nmWest-northwest WNW
VientianeThu 10:42 PM644 km400 miles348 nmEast-southeast ESE
DaweiThu 10:12 PM656 km408 miles354 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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