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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: 13%

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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 38' North, Longitude: 107° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.62 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.20 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.5"972.00 miwest0° 07' 37.4"8.74 minorth971.76 mi
24 hours11° 29' 24.7"769.08 mieast2° 41' 00.0"184.51 minorth786.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PakseFri 2:34 PM159 km99 miles86 nmWest-northwest WNW
Stung TrengFri 2:34 PM180 km112 miles97 nmSouthwest SW
Da NangFri 2:34 PM194 km120 miles105 nmNortheast NE
HuếFri 2:34 PM207 km128 miles112 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SavannakhetFri 2:34 PM337 km210 miles182 nmNorthwest NW
Nha TrangFri 2:34 PM343 km213 miles185 nmSoutheast SE
Siem ReapFri 2:34 PM385 km240 miles208 nmWest-southwest WSW
Phnom PenhFri 2:34 PM418 km260 miles226 nmSouthwest SW
Ho Chi MinhFri 2:34 PM431 km268 miles233 nmSouth S
BattambangFri 2:34 PM464 km288 miles250 nmWest-southwest WSW

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