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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:41 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 22:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 18' North, Longitude: 108° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.90 meters/second, 1569.2 km/hour, 975.1 miles/hour or 847.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.25 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 misouth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 32' 39.3"974.89 miwest0° 06' 55.2"7.93 misouth975.18 mi
24 hours10° 51' 41.7"728.10 mieast3° 02' 53.8"209.54 misouth762.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Da NangSun 5:40 AM198 km123 miles107 nmNorth N
Nha TrangSun 5:40 AM240 km149 miles130 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HuếSun 5:40 AM259 km161 miles140 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PakseSun 5:40 AM306 km190 miles165 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ho Chi MinhSun 5:40 AM437 km272 miles236 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SavannakhetSun 5:40 AM475 km295 miles257 nmWest-northwest WNW
Phnom PenhSun 5:40 AM493 km306 miles266 nmSouthwest SW
Siem ReapSun 5:40 AM513 km319 miles277 nmWest W
Cần ThơSun 5:40 AM557 km346 miles301 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BattambangSun 5:40 AM590 km367 miles319 nmWest-southwest WSW

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