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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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 03:48:00 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: 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 03:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 00' North, Longitude: 100° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.62 meters/second, 1582.6 km/hour, 983.4 miles/hour or 854.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.39 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 31' 54.4"983.22 miwest0° 08' 43.5"10.00 minorth983.01 mi
24 hours11° 18' 47.0"765.48 mieast3° 11' 19.7"219.22 minorth791.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PattayaWed 10:48 AM103 km64 miles56 nmNorth N
Hua HinWed 10:48 AM127 km79 miles68 nmWest-northwest WNW
BangkokWed 10:48 AM197 km123 miles107 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BattambangWed 10:48 AM271 km168 miles146 nmEast-northeast ENE
SihanoukvilleWed 10:48 AM318 km198 miles172 nmEast-southeast ESE
Siem ReapWed 10:48 AM349 km217 miles188 nmEast-northeast ENE
Nakhon RatchasimaWed 10:48 AM351 km218 miles190 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DaweiWed 10:18 AM379 km235 miles204 nmNorthwest NW
Nakhon SawanWed 10:48 AM419 km261 miles226 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Phnom PenhWed 10:48 AM433 km269 miles234 nmEast E

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