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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 8:54:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 08:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 27' North, Longitude: 99° 19' 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"958.16 miWest0° 05' 33.5"6.37 miNorth957.94 mi
24 hours11° 34' 38.4"764.09 miEast1° 49' 04.2"125.02 miNorth770.37 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 PM153 km95 miles83 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MawlamyineSat 3:24 PM209 km130 miles113 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nakhon SawanSat 3:54 PM211 km131 miles114 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YangonSat 3:24 PM344 km213 miles186 nmWest-southwest WSW
VientianeSat 3:54 PM353 km220 miles191 nmEast E
Udon ThaniSat 3:54 PM369 km229 miles199 nmEast E
Khon KaenSat 3:54 PM391 km243 miles211 nmEast-southeast ESE
DaweiSat 3:24 PM392 km244 miles212 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Luang PrabangSat 3:54 PM402 km250 miles217 nmNortheast NE
Nakhon RatchasimaSat 3:54 PM404 km251 miles218 nmSoutheast SE

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