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, March 3, 2012 at 17:58:00 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: 75%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 3, 2012 at 17:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||33° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.41 meters/second, 1517.1 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 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' 28.9"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||south||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 56.9"||942.43 mi||west||0° 05' 38.0"||6.46 mi||south||942.73 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 11.9"||808.28 mi||east||2° 45' 13.0"||189.40 mi||south||836.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Sudan||Sat 8:58 PM||416 km||258 miles||224 nm|| E|
|Khartoum||Sat 8:58 PM||475 km||295 miles||257 nm|| S|
|Kassala||Sat 8:58 PM||590 km||366 miles||318 nm|| SE|
|Teseney||Sat 8:58 PM||636 km||395 miles||343 nm|| SE|
|Jeddah||Sat 8:58 PM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm|| ENE|
|Makkah||Sat 8:58 PM||706 km||439 miles||381 nm|| ENE|
|Keren||Sat 8:58 PM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| SE|
|Asmara||Sat 8:58 PM||782 km||486 miles||423 nm|| SE|
|Hurghada||Sat 7:58 PM||823 km||512 miles||445 nm|| N|
|Medina||Sat 8:58 PM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm|| NE|
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