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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 = Friday, January 25, 2013 at 3:42:00 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: 98%

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 Friday, January 25, 2013 at 15:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 05' North, Longitude: 108° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.87 meters/second, 1536.7 km/hour, 954.9 miles/hour or 829.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.91 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miSouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.8"954.63 miWest0° 05' 34.3"6.39 miSouth954.90 mi
24 hours11° 31' 10.9"757.60 miEast2° 36' 54.7"179.84 miSouth783.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HuếFri 10:42 PM217 km135 miles117 nmSouthwest SW
Da NangFri 10:42 PM229 km142 miles124 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HaikouFri 11:42 PM275 km171 miles148 nmNortheast NE
Hai PhongFri 10:42 PM377 km234 miles203 nmNorthwest NW
ZhanjiangFri 11:42 PM392 km244 miles212 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HanoiFri 10:42 PM447 km277 miles241 nmNorthwest NW
PakseFri 10:42 PM454 km282 miles245 nmSouthwest SW
SavannakhetFri 10:42 PM457 km284 miles247 nmWest-southwest WSW
NanningFri 11:42 PM526 km327 miles284 nmNorth N
Xam NeuaFri 10:42 PM558 km346 miles301 nmWest-northwest WNW

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