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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 = Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 5:48:00 AM.

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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: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 54' North, Longitude: 110° 02' East

The ground speed is currently 445.93 meters/second, 1605.3 kilometres/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 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' 31.5"16.62 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miNorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.7"997.41 miWest0° 10' 42.0"12.25 miNorth997.29 mi
24 hours11° 23' 33.6"782.35 miEast4° 02' 49.4"278.13 miNorth826.55 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
Phan ThiếtWed 12:48 PM494 km307 miles267 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MiriWed 1:48 PM518 km322 miles280 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kuala BelaitWed 1:48 PM530 km329 miles286 nmEast-southeast ESE
SibuWed 1:48 PM548 km340 miles296 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SarikeiWed 1:48 PM553 km344 miles299 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pekan TutongWed 1:48 PM561 km349 miles303 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ho Chi MinhWed 12:48 PM564 km351 miles305 nmNorthwest NW
Cần ThơWed 12:48 PM584 km363 miles315 nmNorthwest NW
Bandar Seri BegawanWed 1:48 PM587 km365 miles317 nmEast-southeast ESE
KuchingWed 1:48 PM592 km368 miles320 nmSouth S

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