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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 25' North, Longitude: 108° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.27 meters/second, 1595.8 km/hour, 991.6 miles/hour or 861.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.53 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 31' 42.7"991.44 miwest0° 09' 48.6"11.24 minorth991.26 mi
24 hours11° 21' 22.2"774.97 mieast3° 39' 31.4"251.48 minorth810.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Ho Chi MinhWed 11:36 AM211 km131 miles114 nmNorthwest NW
Cần ThơWed 11:36 AM261 km162 miles141 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nha TrangWed 11:36 AM335 km208 miles181 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Phnom PenhWed 11:36 AM421 km261 miles227 nmNorthwest NW
SihanoukvilleWed 11:36 AM516 km321 miles279 nmWest-northwest WNW
Siem ReapWed 11:36 AM634 km394 miles343 nmNorthwest NW
BattambangWed 11:36 AM670 km417 miles362 nmNorthwest NW
PakseWed 11:36 AM678 km421 miles366 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Da NangWed 11:36 AM737 km458 miles398 nmNorth N
Kuala BelaitWed 12:36 PM865 km537 miles467 nmSoutheast SE
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