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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, May 8, 2013 at 3:36:00 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: 3%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 58' North, Longitude: 103° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.67 meters/second, 1582.8 km/hour, 983.5 miles/hour or 854.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.39 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miNorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 31' 54.5"983.33 miWest0° 08' 44.3"10.01 miNorth983.12 mi
24 hours11° 18' 42.2"765.47 miEast3° 11' 39.2"219.59 miNorth791.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kampong ChhnangWed 10:36 AM92 km57 miles50 nmEast-northeast ENE
Phnom PenhWed 10:36 AM123 km76 miles66 nmEast-southeast ESE
BattambangWed 10:36 AM145 km90 miles78 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SihanoukvilleWed 10:36 AM154 km96 miles83 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Siem ReapWed 10:36 AM154 km96 miles83 nmNorth N
KratiéWed 10:36 AM240 km149 miles130 nmEast-northeast ENE
Cần ThơWed 10:36 AM298 km185 miles161 nmSoutheast SE
Ho Chi MinhWed 10:36 AM336 km209 miles181 nmEast-southeast ESE
PattayaWed 10:36 AM340 km211 miles184 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nakhon RatchasimaWed 10:36 AM383 km238 miles207 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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