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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 Sunday, April 14, 2013 at 08:34:00 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: 14%

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 Sunday, April 14, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 51' North, Longitude: 96° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.29 meters/second, 1520.2 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.74 miwest0° 00' 02.0"0.04 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.4"944.34 miwest0° 01' 55.7"2.21 minorth944.25 mi
24 hours11° 40' 04.5"759.29 mieast0° 20' 13.5"23.19 minorth758.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NaypyidawSun 3:04 PM52 km32 miles28 nmWest-southwest WSW
MandalaySun 3:04 PM242 km151 miles131 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Chiang MaiSun 3:34 PM278 km173 miles150 nmEast-southeast ESE
YangonSun 3:04 PM344 km214 miles186 nmSouth S
MawlamyineSun 3:04 PM387 km240 miles209 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ChittagongSun 2:34 PM568 km353 miles307 nmWest-northwest WNW
Luang PrabangSun 3:34 PM582 km361 miles314 nmEast E
Nakhon SawanSun 3:34 PM593 km369 miles320 nmSoutheast SE
DaweiSun 3:04 PM661 km411 miles357 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VientianeSun 3:34 PM668 km415 miles361 nmEast-southeast ESE
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