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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 16:22:00 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 16:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 01' North, Longitude: 99° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.03 meters/second, 1537.3 km/hour, 955.2 miles/hour or 830.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.92 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.4"954.97 miwest0° 05' 37.8"6.45 misouth955.25 mi
24 hours11° 30' 54.7"757.57 mieast2° 38' 13.7"181.34 misouth784.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Chiang MaiFri 11:22 PM86 km53 miles46 nmNorth N
Chiang RaiFri 11:22 PM224 km139 miles121 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MawlamyineFri 10:52 PM229 km142 miles123 nmSouthwest SW
Nakhon SawanFri 11:22 PM280 km174 miles151 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YangonFri 10:52 PM340 km211 miles183 nmWest-southwest WSW
NaypyidawFri 10:52 PM367 km228 miles198 nmWest-northwest WNW
VientianeFri 11:22 PM375 km233 miles202 nmEast E
Luang PrabangFri 11:22 PM383 km238 miles207 nmEast-northeast ENE
Udon ThaniFri 11:22 PM401 km249 miles216 nmEast E
Khon KaenFri 11:22 PM437 km272 miles236 nmEast-southeast ESE

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