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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 Friday, April 12, 2013 at 06:34:00 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: 4%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 12, 2013 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 18' North, Longitude: 102° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.05 meters/second, 1551.8 km/hour, 964.2 miles/hour or 837.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.07 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 minorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 31' 08.4"964.00 miwest0° 06' 24.0"7.34 minorth963.77 mi
24 hours11° 35' 43.5"769.95 mieast2° 10' 14.1"149.27 minorth779.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Khon KaenFri 1:34 PM55 km34 miles29 nmEast-northeast ENE
Udon ThaniFri 1:34 PM132 km82 miles71 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Nakhon RatchasimaFri 1:34 PM148 km92 miles80 nmSouth S
VientianeFri 1:34 PM187 km116 miles101 nmNorth N
Wanon NiwatFri 1:34 PM211 km131 miles114 nmNortheast NE
Sakon NakhonFri 1:34 PM215 km134 miles116 nmEast-northeast ENE
Nakhon SawanFri 1:34 PM245 km152 miles132 nmWest-southwest WSW
SavannakhetFri 1:34 PM258 km161 miles140 nmEast E
BangkokFri 1:34 PM347 km216 miles187 nmSouthwest SW
Siem ReapFri 1:34 PM363 km225 miles196 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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