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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 = Friday, September 20, 2013 at 5:38:00 PM.

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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:57 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 20, 2013 at 17:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 29' North, Longitude: 107° 48' East

The ground speed is currently 444.66 meters/second, 1600.8 kilometres/hour, 994.7 miles/hour or 864.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.58 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 30' 06.6"994.56 miWest0° 10' 31.0"12.05 miNorth994.43 mi
24 hours11° 55' 44.2"818.12 miEast3° 56' 28.3"270.87 miNorth857.67 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cần ThơSat 12:38 AM360 km224 miles194 nmNorthwest NW
Phan ThiếtSat 12:38 AM382 km237 miles206 nmNorth N
Ho Chi MinhSat 12:38 AM383 km238 miles207 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nha TrangSat 12:38 AM547 km340 miles295 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Phnom PenhSat 12:38 AM551 km342 miles298 nmNorthwest NW
Kuala TerengganuSat 1:38 AM569 km354 miles307 nmWest-southwest WSW
SihanoukvilleSat 12:38 AM585 km363 miles316 nmNorthwest NW
Kota BharuSat 1:38 AM632 km393 miles341 nmWest-southwest WSW
KuantanSat 1:38 AM642 km399 miles347 nmSouthwest SW
Stung TrengSat 12:38 AM698 km433 miles377 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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