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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 Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 09:40:00 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: 36%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 35' North, Longitude: 107° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.39 meters/second, 1581.8 km/hour, 982.9 miles/hour or 854.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.38 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 30' 08.8"982.74 miwest0° 08' 46.4"10.05 minorth982.54 mi
24 hours11° 54' 00.9"806.44 mieast3° 09' 34.5"217.20 minorth830.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Ho Chi MinhWed 4:40 PM112 km70 miles61 nmSouthwest SW
KratiéWed 4:40 PM174 km108 miles94 nmNorthwest NW
Nha TrangWed 4:40 PM215 km134 miles116 nmEast-northeast ENE
Cần ThơWed 4:40 PM240 km149 miles130 nmSouthwest SW
Phnom PenhWed 4:40 PM263 km164 miles142 nmWest W
PakseWed 4:40 PM425 km264 miles230 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Siem ReapWed 4:40 PM425 km264 miles230 nmWest-northwest WNW
SihanoukvilleWed 4:40 PM429 km267 miles232 nmWest-southwest WSW
BattambangWed 4:40 PM480 km298 miles259 nmWest-northwest WNW
Da NangWed 4:40 PM506 km314 miles273 nmNorth N
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