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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 20:46:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 20:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||31° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.09 meters/second, 1494.3 km/hour, 928.5 miles/hour or 806.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 28.4"||15.48 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||south||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 21.8"||928.23 mi||west||0° 02' 47.5"||3.20 mi||south||928.39 mi|
|24 hours||12° 39' 24.6"||811.84 mi||east||1° 39' 42.3"||114.33 mi||south||824.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hurghada||Sat 10:46 PM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm|| NNE|
|Port Sudan||Sat 11:46 PM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm|| ESE|
|Khartoum||Sat 11:46 PM||723 km||450 miles||391 nm|| SSE|
|Jeddah||Sat 11:46 PM||825 km||512 miles||445 nm|| E|
|Al Jizah||Sat 10:46 PM||886 km||551 miles||478 nm|| N|
|Cairo||Sat 10:46 PM||889 km||553 miles||480 nm|| N|
|Makkah||Sat 11:46 PM||892 km||554 miles||482 nm|| E|
|Medina||Sat 11:46 PM||901 km||560 miles||487 nm|| ENE|
|Kassala||Sat 11:46 PM||910 km||565 miles||491 nm|| SE|
|Teseney||Sat 11:46 PM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm|| SE|
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