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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 Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 11:16:00 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: 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 11:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' North, Longitude: 99° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.45 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.71 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.02 misouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.1"942.45 miwest0° 01' 18.5"1.50 misouth942.51 mi
24 hours11° 34' 41.0"751.78 mieast0° 57' 00.1"65.35 misouth756.86 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 6:16 PM32 km20 miles17 nmSouth S
Chiang MaiTue 6:16 PM178 km111 miles96 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Luang PrabangTue 6:16 PM246 km153 miles133 nmEast E
VientianeTue 6:16 PM384 km239 miles207 nmSoutheast SE
NaypyidawTue 5:46 PM391 km243 miles211 nmWest W
MandalayTue 5:46 PM435 km271 miles235 nmWest-northwest WNW
Udon ThaniTue 6:16 PM441 km274 miles238 nmSoutheast SE
Xam NeuaTue 6:16 PM443 km275 miles239 nmEast E
MawlamyineTue 5:46 PM470 km292 miles254 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nakhon SawanTue 6:16 PM498 km309 miles269 nmSouth S

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