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 Friday, April 20, 2012 at 07:26:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 20, 2012 at 07:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 10' ||North|
|Longitude: ||56° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.82 meters/second, 1590.6 km/hour, 988.3 miles/hour or 858.8 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' 33.6"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 40.2"||988.23 mi||west||0° 09' 35.3"||10.99 mi||north||988.02 mi|
|24 hours||10° 39' 25.8"||723.30 mi||east||3° 35' 13.9"||246.61 mi||north||759.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salalah||Fri 11:26 AM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm|| NNW|
|Bosaso||Fri 10:26 AM||772 km||480 miles||417 nm|| W|
|Aden||Fri 10:26 AM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm|| W|
|Sana||Fri 10:26 AM||1383 km||859 miles||747 nm|| WNW|
|Muscat||Fri 11:26 AM||1398 km||868 miles||755 nm|| N|
|Djibouti||Fri 10:26 AM||1431 km||889 miles||773 nm|| W|
|Abu Dhabi||Fri 11:26 AM||1483 km||922 miles||801 nm|| N|
|Dubai||Fri 11:26 AM||1564 km||972 miles||844 nm|| N|
|Mogadishu||Fri 10:26 AM||1573 km||977 miles||849 nm|| SW|
|Doha||Fri 10:26 AM||1640 km||1019 miles||885 nm|| NNW|
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