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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 7%

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 06:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 06' North, Longitude: 107° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.84 meters/second, 1587.0 km/hour, 986.1 miles/hour or 856.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.2"985.97 miwest0° 09' 21.3"10.72 minorth985.76 mi
24 hours11° 24' 52.0"774.83 mieast3° 25' 58.0"235.98 minorth805.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Ho Chi MinhThu 1:44 PM132 km82 miles71 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nha TrangThu 1:44 PM191 km119 miles103 nmNortheast NE
Cần ThơThu 1:44 PM257 km160 miles139 nmWest-southwest WSW
Phnom PenhThu 1:44 PM327 km203 miles177 nmWest W
SihanoukvilleThu 1:44 PM479 km297 miles258 nmWest W
PakseThu 1:44 PM499 km310 miles269 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Siem ReapThu 1:44 PM504 km313 miles272 nmWest-northwest WNW
Da NangThu 1:44 PM552 km343 miles298 nmNorth N
BattambangThu 1:44 PM555 km345 miles300 nmWest-northwest WNW
HuếThu 1:44 PM595 km369 miles321 nmNorth N
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