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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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 08:14:00 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: 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 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 43' North, Longitude: 97° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.45 meters/second, 1564.0 km/hour, 971.8 miles/hour or 844.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.20 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.1"971.62 miwest0° 07' 34.4"8.68 minorth971.37 mi
24 hours11° 29' 33.3"768.94 mieast2° 39' 42.1"183.02 minorth785.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DaweiFri 2:44 PM103 km64 miles56 nmSoutheast SE
MawlamyineFri 2:44 PM196 km122 miles106 nmNorth N
YangonFri 2:44 PM269 km167 miles145 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nakhon SawanFri 3:14 PM303 km188 miles163 nmEast-northeast ENE
BangkokFri 3:14 PM341 km212 miles184 nmEast-southeast ESE
PattayaFri 3:14 PM415 km258 miles224 nmEast-southeast ESE
Chiang MaiFri 3:14 PM477 km296 miles258 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Nakhon RatchasimaFri 3:14 PM496 km308 miles268 nmEast E
NaypyidawFri 2:44 PM576 km358 miles311 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Khon KaenFri 3:14 PM602 km374 miles325 nmEast-northeast ENE
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