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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 Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 20:44:00 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: 74%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 21' North, Longitude: 106° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.70 meters/second, 1572.1 km/hour, 976.9 miles/hour or 848.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.28 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.16 minorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.4"976.69 miwest0° 08' 06.0"9.28 minorth976.46 mi
24 hours11° 42' 07.0"787.60 mieast2° 52' 28.1"197.63 minorth807.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Stung TrengMon 3:44 AM39 km24 miles21 nmWest-northwest WNW
KratiéMon 3:44 AM101 km62 miles54 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PakseMon 3:44 AM202 km126 miles109 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kampong ChhnangMon 3:44 AM214 km133 miles115 nmSouthwest SW
Phnom PenhMon 3:44 AM246 km153 miles133 nmSouthwest SW
Siem ReapMon 3:44 AM262 km163 miles142 nmWest W
Ho Chi MinhMon 3:44 AM290 km180 miles157 nmSouth S
BattambangMon 3:44 AM336 km209 miles181 nmWest W
Nha TrangMon 3:44 AM339 km210 miles183 nmEast-southeast ESE
Da NangMon 3:44 AM366 km227 miles197 nmNortheast NE
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