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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, June 5, 2013 at 01:48:00 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: 12%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 01:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 12' North, Longitude: 111° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.72 meters/second, 1568.6 km/hour, 974.7 miles/hour or 847.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.24 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 31' 54.2"974.48 miwest0° 07' 37.4"8.74 minorth974.25 mi
24 hours11° 19' 15.3"759.22 mieast2° 42' 50.5"186.61 minorth777.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Nha TrangWed 8:48 AM351 km218 miles190 nmSouthwest SW
Da NangWed 8:48 AM430 km267 miles232 nmWest-northwest WNW
HuếWed 8:48 AM511 km318 miles276 nmWest-northwest WNW
PakseWed 8:48 AM647 km402 miles349 nmWest W
HaikouWed 9:48 AM663 km412 miles358 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Ho Chi MinhWed 8:48 AM665 km413 miles359 nmSouthwest SW
SavannakhetWed 8:48 AM794 km493 miles429 nmWest-northwest WNW
Phnom PenhWed 8:48 AM794 km494 miles429 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cần ThơWed 8:48 AM795 km494 miles429 nmSouthwest SW
Siem ReapWed 8:48 AM856 km532 miles462 nmWest W
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