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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: 98%
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 Friday, January 25, 2013 at 16:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 03' North
Longitude: 103° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.95 meters/second, 1537.0 km/hour, 955.1 miles/hour or 829.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.92 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.0"954.88 miwest0° 05' 36.1"6.42 misouth955.15 mi
24 hours11° 31' 02.3"757.64 mieast2° 37' 36.4"180.65 misouth784.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wanon NiwatFri 11:02 PM47 km29 miles25 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VientianeFri 11:02 PM110 km68 miles59 nmWest W
Sakon NakhonFri 11:02 PM112 km69 miles60 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Udon ThaniFri 11:02 PM114 km71 miles62 nmSouthwest SW
Khon KaenFri 11:02 PM198 km123 miles107 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SavannakhetFri 11:02 PM202 km126 miles109 nmSoutheast SE
Luang PrabangFri 11:02 PM258 km160 miles139 nmNorthwest NW
PakseFri 11:02 PM397 km247 miles215 nmSoutheast SE
HanoiFri 11:02 PM404 km251 miles218 nmNortheast NE
Hai PhongFri 11:02 PM446 km277 miles241 nmNortheast NE
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