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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 19, 2013 at 12:32:00 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: 60%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 19, 2013 at 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 28' North, Longitude: 96° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.02 meters/second, 1580.5 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.37 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 32' 15.7"981.90 miwest0° 08' 29.5"9.73 misouth982.22 mi
24 hours11° 05' 28.6"749.16 mieast3° 40' 19.6"252.39 misouth795.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DaweiFri 7:02 PM292 km182 miles158 nmNortheast NE
Port BlairFri 6:02 PM396 km246 miles214 nmWest-southwest WSW
YangonFri 7:02 PM476 km296 miles257 nmNorth N
MawlamyineFri 7:02 PM477 km296 miles257 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangkokFri 7:32 PM502 km312 miles271 nmEast-northeast ENE
PattayaFri 7:32 PM528 km328 miles285 nmEast E
Nakhon SawanFri 7:32 PM568 km353 miles307 nmNortheast NE
PhuketFri 7:32 PM569 km353 miles307 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Nakhon RatchasimaFri 7:32 PM711 km442 miles384 nmEast-northeast ENE
Chiang MaiFri 7:32 PM767 km477 miles414 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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