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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 = Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 4:38:00 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 QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 16:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 19' North, Longitude: 98° 48' East

The ground speed is currently 443.36 meters/second, 1596.1 kilometres/hour, 991.8 miles/hour or 861.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.53 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.3"991.62 miWest0° 10' 07.8"11.61 miSouth991.93 mi
24 hours11° 20' 36.6"774.31 miEast4° 15' 56.1"293.13 miSouth831.67 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Na Thon (Ko Samui)Sun 11:38 PM127 km79 miles68 nmEast E
PhuketSun 11:38 PM166 km103 miles90 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Hat YaiSun 11:38 PM315 km196 miles170 nmSoutheast SE
KangarMon 12:38 AM354 km220 miles191 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Alor SetarMon 12:38 AM394 km245 miles213 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PattayaSun 11:38 PM460 km286 miles248 nmNorth-northeast NNE
George TownMon 12:38 AM464 km288 miles251 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kota BharuMon 12:38 AM520 km323 miles281 nmSoutheast SE
BangkokSun 11:38 PM521 km324 miles281 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DaweiSun 11:08 PM530 km329 miles286 nmNorth N

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