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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 Saturday, March 16, 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: 20%

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 Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 23' North, Longitude: 108° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.60 meters/second, 1543.0 km/hour, 958.8 miles/hour or 833.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.98 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.3"958.49 miwest0° 05' 37.0"6.44 minorth958.27 mi
24 hours11° 34' 31.0"764.21 mieast1° 50' 29.6"126.66 minorth770.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Da NangSat 3:14 PM167 km104 miles90 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HuếSat 3:14 PM182 km113 miles98 nmSouthwest SW
HaikouSat 4:14 PM327 km203 miles176 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PakseSat 3:14 PM424 km263 miles229 nmSouthwest SW
Hai PhongSat 3:14 PM456 km283 miles246 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SavannakhetSat 3:14 PM462 km287 miles249 nmWest W
HanoiSat 3:14 PM522 km325 miles282 nmNorthwest NW
Nha TrangSat 3:14 PM570 km354 miles308 nmSouth S
NanningSat 4:14 PM606 km376 miles327 nmNorth N
Xam NeuaSat 3:14 PM620 km385 miles335 nmWest-northwest WNW

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