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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 10:02:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 40%

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 Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 05' North, Longitude: 109° 58' East

The ground speed is currently 427.16 meters/second, 1537.8 kilometres/hour, 955.5 miles/hour or 830.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.93 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miSouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.5"955.28 miWest0° 04' 45.5"5.45 miSouth955.51 mi
24 hours11° 16' 28.2"741.47 miEast2° 16' 26.0"156.37 miSouth762.26 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SanyaWed 6:02 PM53 km33 miles29 nmWest-northwest WNW
HaikouWed 6:02 PM220 km137 miles119 nmNorth N
Da NangWed 5:02 PM291 km181 miles157 nmSouthwest SW
HuếWed 5:02 PM311 km193 miles168 nmSouthwest SW
ZhanjiangWed 6:02 PM356 km221 miles192 nmNorth N
Hai PhongWed 5:02 PM463 km288 miles250 nmNorthwest NW
HanoiWed 5:02 PM542 km337 miles293 nmNorthwest NW
NanningWed 6:02 PM552 km343 miles298 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PakseWed 5:02 PM553 km344 miles299 nmSouthwest SW
SavannakhetWed 5:02 PM581 km361 miles313 nmWest-southwest WSW

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