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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: 100%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:53 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 16:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 09' North
Longitude: 102° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.52 meters/second, 1546.3 km/hour, 960.8 miles/hour or 834.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.01 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 misouth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 31' 55.8"960.64 miwest0° 04' 52.1"5.58 misouth960.87 mi
24 hours11° 05' 54.0"733.72 mieast2° 16' 46.4"156.75 misouth754.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Udon ThaniWed 11:52 PM36 km22 miles19 nmNortheast NE
Khon KaenWed 11:52 PM83 km52 miles45 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VientianeWed 11:52 PM91 km56 miles49 nmNorth N
Wanon NiwatWed 11:52 PM135 km84 miles73 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sakon NakhonWed 11:52 PM166 km103 miles90 nmEast E
SavannakhetWed 11:52 PM239 km149 miles129 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nakhon RatchasimaWed 11:52 PM246 km153 miles133 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nakhon SawanWed 11:52 PM307 km191 miles166 nmWest-southwest WSW
Luang PrabangWed 11:52 PM307 km191 miles166 nmNorth N
Xam NeuaWed 11:52 PM393 km244 miles212 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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