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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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 16:20:00 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: 100%

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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 23' North, Longitude: 111° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.13 meters/second, 1559.3 km/hour, 968.9 miles/hour or 841.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.15 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 31' 25.6"968.67 miwest0° 07' 35.3"8.70 misouth969.00 mi
24 hours11° 20' 55.1"756.96 mieast3° 21' 46.9"231.20 misouth796.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Da NangSat 11:20 PM315 km196 miles170 nmWest-northwest WNW
HuếSat 11:20 PM392 km244 miles212 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nha TrangSat 11:20 PM403 km251 miles218 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HaikouSun 12:20 AM521 km324 miles281 nmNorth N
PakseSat 11:20 PM567 km352 miles306 nmWest W
SavannakhetSat 11:20 PM689 km428 miles372 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ho Chi MinhSat 11:20 PM696 km432 miles376 nmSouthwest SW
Hai PhongSat 11:20 PM764 km474 miles412 nmNorthwest NW
Phnom PenhSat 11:20 PM788 km489 miles425 nmWest-southwest WSW
MacauSun 12:20 AM798 km496 miles431 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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