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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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 06:24:00 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: 6%

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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 06:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 03' North, Longitude: 112° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.92 meters/second, 1587.3 km/hour, 986.3 miles/hour or 857.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.44 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.2"986.14 miwest0° 09' 22.5"10.74 minorth985.94 mi
24 hours11° 24' 49.3"774.92 mieast3° 26' 31.2"236.61 minorth805.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Nha TrangThu 1:24 PM407 km253 miles220 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ho Chi MinhThu 1:24 PM657 km408 miles355 nmWest W
Kota KinabaluThu 2:24 PM671 km417 miles362 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Puerto PrincesaThu 2:24 PM675 km419 miles365 nmEast-southeast ESE
Bandar Seri BegawanThu 2:24 PM720 km447 miles389 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pekan TutongThu 2:24 PM723 km449 miles390 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kuala BelaitThu 2:24 PM733 km456 miles396 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Da NangThu 1:24 PM739 km459 miles399 nmNorthwest NW
Cần ThơThu 1:24 PM767 km477 miles414 nmWest W
Phnom PenhThu 1:24 PM854 km530 miles461 nmWest W
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