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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 = Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 11:02:00 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: 50%

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 Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 42' North, Longitude: 106° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.76 meters/second, 1558.0 km/hour, 968.1 miles/hour or 841.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.13 miWest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 miSouth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 32' 01.2"967.85 miWest0° 06' 43.8"7.71 miSouth968.15 mi
24 hours11° 08' 24.7"741.93 miEast3° 01' 12.1"207.63 miSouth775.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PakseThu 6:02 PM117 km73 miles63 nmWest-southwest WSW
HuếThu 6:02 PM126 km78 miles68 nmNortheast NE
Da NangThu 6:02 PM166 km103 miles90 nmEast-northeast ENE
SavannakhetThu 6:02 PM231 km144 miles125 nmWest-northwest WNW
Siem ReapThu 6:02 PM401 km249 miles217 nmSouthwest SW
Khon KaenThu 6:02 PM423 km263 miles228 nmWest-northwest WNW
Udon ThaniThu 6:02 PM459 km285 miles248 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nha TrangThu 6:02 PM467 km290 miles252 nmSoutheast SE
BattambangThu 6:02 PM476 km296 miles257 nmSouthwest SW
Phnom PenhThu 6:02 PM496 km308 miles268 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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