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 Sunday, April 1, 2012 at 18:04:00 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: 69%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, April 1, 2012 at 18:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 44' ||North|
|Longitude: ||24° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.69 meters/second, 1561.3 km/hour, 970.1 miles/hour or 843.0 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' 29.8"||16.17 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.17 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 52.3"||969.98 mi||west||0° 09' 18.2"||10.66 mi||south||970.38 mi|
|24 hours||12° 03' 32.1"||806.84 mi||east||4° 06' 23.2"||282.30 mi||south||861.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khartoum||Sun 9:04 PM||853 km||530 miles||461 nm|| E|
|Wau||Sun 9:04 PM||860 km||534 miles||464 nm|| SSE|
|Sarh||Sun 7:04 PM||920 km||572 miles||497 nm|| SW|
|Malakal||Sun 9:04 PM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm|| SE|
|Ndjamena||Sun 7:04 PM||1078 km||670 miles||582 nm|| WSW|
|Bangui||Sun 7:04 PM||1327 km||824 miles||716 nm|| SSW|
|Juba||Sun 9:04 PM||1332 km||827 miles||719 nm|| SE|
|Asmara||Sun 9:04 PM||1538 km||956 miles||830 nm|| E|
|Addis Ababa||Sun 9:04 PM||1661 km||1032 miles||897 nm|| ESE|
|Makkah||Sun 9:04 PM||1767 km||1098 miles||954 nm|| ENE|
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