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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 = Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 11:12:00 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: 48%

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 Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' North, Longitude: 100° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.44 meters/second, 1517.2 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.71 miWest0° 00' 01.2"0.02 miSouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.0"942.44 miWest0° 01' 18.2"1.50 miSouth942.50 mi
24 hours11° 34' 41.8"751.79 miEast0° 56' 51.2"65.18 miSouth756.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Chiang RaiTue 6:12 PM104 km65 miles56 nmWest-southwest WSW
Luang PrabangTue 6:12 PM146 km91 miles79 nmEast-southeast ESE
Chiang MaiTue 6:12 PM244 km152 miles132 nmSouthwest SW
VientianeTue 6:12 PM313 km194 miles169 nmSoutheast SE
Xam NeuaTue 6:12 PM342 km213 miles185 nmEast E
Udon ThaniTue 6:12 PM375 km233 miles202 nmSoutheast SE
Khon KaenTue 6:12 PM470 km292 miles254 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NaypyidawTue 5:42 PM492 km306 miles266 nmWest W
Nakhon SawanTue 6:12 PM502 km312 miles271 nmSouth S
MandalayTue 5:42 PM527 km327 miles285 nmWest-northwest WNW

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