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 Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 06:42:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 06:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||56° 30' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.21 meters/second, 1610.0 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 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' 34.0"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 34' 07.2"||1000.33 mi||west||0° 10' 35.10"||12.14 mi||north||1000.21 mi|
|24 hours||10° 25' 25.4"||715.74 mi||east||4° 03' 55.7"||279.42 mi||north||764.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bosaso||Thu 9:42 AM||935 km||581 miles||505 nm|| WNW|
|Victoria||Thu 10:42 AM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm|| S|
|Mogadishu||Thu 9:42 AM||1355 km||842 miles||731 nm|| WSW|
|Aden||Thu 9:42 AM||1418 km||881 miles||765 nm|| WNW|
|Djibouti||Thu 9:42 AM||1553 km||965 miles||839 nm|| WNW|
|Sana||Thu 9:42 AM||1630 km||1013 miles||880 nm|| NW|
|Muscat||Thu 10:42 AM||1852 km||1151 miles||1000 nm|| N|
|Male||Thu 11:42 AM||1909 km||1186 miles||1031 nm|| E|
|Abu Dhabi||Thu 10:42 AM||1946 km||1209 miles||1051 nm|| N|
|Addis Ababa||Thu 9:42 AM||1970 km||1224 miles||1064 nm|| W|
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