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, April 28, 2012 at 15:58:00 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: 42%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, April 28, 2012 at 15:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||24° 20' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.51 meters/second, 1553.4 km/hour, 965.3 miles/hour or 838.8 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' 30.6"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||south||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 41.3"||965.09 mi||west||0° 08' 11.7"||9.39 mi||south||965.46 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 37.9"||777.76 mi||east||3° 39' 25.2"||251.43 mi||south||823.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khartoum||Sat 6:58 PM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| E|
|Sarh||Sat 4:58 PM||994 km||618 miles||537 nm|| SW|
|Wau||Sat 6:58 PM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm|| SSE|
|Ndjamena||Sat 4:58 PM||1089 km||677 miles||588 nm|| WSW|
|Bangui||Sat 4:58 PM||1432 km||890 miles||773 nm|| SSW|
|Juba||Sat 6:58 PM||1465 km||910 miles||791 nm|| SSE|
|Asmara||Sat 6:58 PM||1568 km||974 miles||847 nm|| E|
|Cairo||Sat 5:58 PM||1710 km||1062 miles||923 nm|| NNE|
|Makkah||Sat 6:58 PM||1740 km||1081 miles||940 nm|| ENE|
|Addis Ababa||Sat 6:58 PM||1746 km||1085 miles||943 nm|| ESE|
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