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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, May 9, 2013 at 4:48:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 19' North, Longitude: 97° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.31 meters/second, 1559.9 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.15 miWest0° 00' 07.1"0.13 miNorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.8"969.07 miWest0° 07' 01.2"8.04 miNorth968.83 mi
24 hours11° 29' 12.0"766.43 miEast2° 26' 40.4"168.10 miNorth780.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MawlamyineThu 11:18 AM132 km82 miles71 nmNorth N
DaweiThu 11:18 AM145 km90 miles78 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YangonThu 11:18 AM238 km148 miles129 nmNorthwest NW
Nakhon SawanThu 11:48 AM259 km161 miles140 nmEast E
BangkokThu 11:48 AM343 km213 miles185 nmEast-southeast ESE
Chiang MaiThu 11:48 AM407 km253 miles220 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PattayaThu 11:48 AM430 km267 miles232 nmSoutheast SE
Nakhon RatchasimaThu 11:48 AM469 km291 miles253 nmEast E
NaypyidawThu 11:18 AM522 km324 miles282 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Khon KaenThu 11:48 AM558 km347 miles301 nmEast-northeast ENE

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