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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
This phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:41 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:50 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 11' North
Longitude: 93° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.13 meters/second, 1570.1 km/hour, 975.6 miles/hour or 847.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.26 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 misouth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 32' 40.6"975.48 miwest0° 06' 59.1"8.01 misouth975.76 mi
24 hours10° 51' 20.7"728.13 mieast3° 04' 18.5"211.18 misouth762.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port BlairSun 5:10 AM321 km200 miles173 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YangonSun 6:10 AM369 km229 miles199 nmNortheast NE
DaweiSun 6:10 AM456 km283 miles246 nmEast E
MawlamyineSun 6:10 AM467 km290 miles252 nmEast-northeast ENE
NaypyidawSun 6:10 AM656 km408 miles354 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Nakhon SawanSun 6:40 AM684 km425 miles369 nmEast-northeast ENE
BangkokSun 6:40 AM707 km439 miles381 nmEast E
Chiang MaiSun 6:40 AM739 km459 miles399 nmNortheast NE
Nakhon RatchasimaSun 6:40 AM881 km547 miles476 nmEast E
MandalaySun 6:10 AM891 km554 miles481 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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