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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, May 10, 2013 at 05:48:00 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

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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 50' North, Longitude: 94° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.48 meters/second, 1538.9 km/hour, 956.2 miles/hour or 831.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.94 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 minorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.9"955.98 miwest0° 04' 59.6"5.72 minorth955.77 mi
24 hours11° 37' 39.5"765.74 mieast1° 35' 22.9"109.34 minorth770.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YangonFri 12:18 PM192 km120 miles104 nmSoutheast SE
NaypyidawFri 12:18 PM256 km159 miles138 nmNortheast NE
MawlamyineFri 12:18 PM342 km213 miles185 nmEast-southeast ESE
Chiang MaiFri 12:48 PM462 km287 miles250 nmEast-northeast ENE
MandalayFri 12:18 PM480 km298 miles259 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DaweiFri 12:18 PM558 km347 miles301 nmSoutheast SE
ChittagongFri 11:48 AM584 km363 miles315 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nakhon SawanFri 12:48 PM623 km387 miles336 nmEast-southeast ESE
BangkokFri 12:48 PM767 km477 miles414 nmSoutheast SE
KhulnaFri 11:48 AM770 km479 miles416 nmNorthwest NW
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