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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 08:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 27' North
Longitude: 99° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.45 meters/second, 1542.4 km/hour, 958.4 miles/hour or 832.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.97 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.0"958.22 miwest0° 05' 33.5"6.37 minorth957.99 mi
24 hours11° 34' 38.5"764.14 mieast1° 49' 01.7"124.99 minorth770.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Chiang MaiSat 3:54 PM149 km92 miles80 nmNorth N
MawlamyineSat 3:24 PM185 km115 miles100 nmSouthwest SW
Nakhon SawanSat 3:54 PM225 km140 miles121 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YangonSat 3:24 PM318 km197 miles171 nmWest-southwest WSW
VientianeSat 3:54 PM382 km237 miles206 nmEast E
DaweiSat 3:24 PM385 km239 miles208 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Udon ThaniSat 3:54 PM398 km247 miles215 nmEast E
NaypyidawSat 3:24 PM402 km250 miles217 nmNorthwest NW
Khon KaenSat 3:54 PM419 km260 miles226 nmEast-southeast ESE
Luang PrabangSat 3:54 PM423 km263 miles228 nmNortheast NE
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