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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: 20%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 24' North, Longitude: 106° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.56 meters/second, 1542.8 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.98 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.2"958.47 miwest0° 05' 36.1"6.42 minorth958.24 mi
24 hours11° 34' 33.1"764.23 mieast1° 50' 05.9"126.21 minorth770.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HuếSat 3:24 PM171 km106 miles92 nmSoutheast SE
SavannakhetSat 3:24 PM190 km118 miles103 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sakon NakhonSat 3:24 PM231 km144 miles125 nmWest W
Da NangSat 3:24 PM251 km156 miles136 nmSoutheast SE
PakseSat 3:24 PM258 km160 miles139 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Udon ThaniSat 3:24 PM373 km232 miles202 nmWest W
Hai PhongSat 3:24 PM385 km239 miles208 nmNorth N
Khon KaenSat 3:24 PM385 km239 miles208 nmWest-southwest WSW
VientianeSat 3:24 PM398 km247 miles215 nmWest W
HanoiSat 3:24 PM405 km252 miles219 nmNorth N
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