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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 Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 11:26:00 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: 57%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 14' North, Longitude: 108° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.07 meters/second, 1526.6 km/hour, 948.6 miles/hour or 824.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.81 miwest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 31' 10.0"948.33 miwest0° 03' 31.9"4.05 misouth948.51 mi
24 hours11° 29' 00.1"750.11 mieast1° 49' 02.7"125.00 misouth764.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HaikouWed 7:26 PM170 km105 miles92 nmEast-northeast ENE
Hai PhongWed 6:26 PM300 km186 miles162 nmNorthwest NW
HuếWed 6:26 PM340 km211 miles183 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Da NangWed 6:26 PM359 km223 miles194 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HanoiWed 6:26 PM382 km237 miles206 nmWest-northwest WNW
NanningWed 7:26 PM403 km250 miles217 nmNorth N
Xam NeuaWed 6:26 PM532 km330 miles287 nmWest-northwest WNW
SavannakhetWed 6:26 PM536 km333 miles290 nmWest-southwest WSW
PakseWed 6:26 PM566 km352 miles306 nmSouthwest SW
MacauWed 7:26 PM579 km360 miles312 nmNortheast NE

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