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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, January 25, 2013 at 15:42:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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
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
Udon ThaniFri 10:42 PM636 km395 miles343 nmWest W
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