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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 04:48:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||97° 29' ||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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.5"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.13 mi||north||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 28.8"||969.13 mi||west||0° 07' 01.1"||8.04 mi||north||968.89 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 12.5"||766.49 mi||east||2° 26' 38.2"||168.07 mi||north||780.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mawlamyine||Thu 11:18 AM||131 km||82 miles||71 nm|| N|
|Dawei||Thu 11:18 AM||157 km||97 miles||85 nm|| SSE|
|Yangon||Thu 11:18 AM||215 km||134 miles||116 nm|| NW|
|Nakhon Sawan||Thu 11:48 AM||287 km||179 miles||155 nm|| E|
|Bangkok||Thu 11:48 AM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm|| ESE|
|Chiang Mai||Thu 11:48 AM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm|| NNE|
|Pattaya||Thu 11:48 AM||451 km||281 miles||244 nm|| SE|
|Nakhon Ratchasima||Thu 11:48 AM||498 km||309 miles||269 nm|| E|
|Naypyidaw||Thu 11:18 AM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm|| NNW|
|Khon Kaen||Thu 11:48 AM||586 km||364 miles||316 nm|| ENE|
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