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 07:42:00 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.
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 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||52° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.76 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.2 miles/hour or 858.7 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' 40.0"||988.07 mi||west||0° 09' 34.4"||10.97 mi||north||987.86 mi|
|24 hours||10° 39' 36.7"||723.41 mi||east||3° 34' 52.2"||246.20 mi||north||759.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bosaso||Fri 10:42 AM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm|| W|
|Salalah||Fri 11:42 AM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm|| NNE|
|Aden||Fri 10:42 AM||822 km||511 miles||444 nm|| WNW|
|Hargeisa||Fri 10:42 AM||928 km||576 miles||501 nm|| W|
|Sana||Fri 10:42 AM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm|| WNW|
|Djibouti||Fri 10:42 AM||1008 km||626 miles||544 nm|| W|
|Mogadishu||Fri 10:42 AM||1278 km||794 miles||690 nm|| SW|
|Abu Dhabi||Fri 11:42 AM||1481 km||920 miles||800 nm|| N|
|Addis Ababa||Fri 10:42 AM||1512 km||939 miles||816 nm|| W|
|Muscat||Fri 11:42 AM||1520 km||944 miles||821 nm|| NNE|
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