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 29, 2012 at 15:18:00 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: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, April 29, 2012 at 15:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 26' ||North|
|Longitude: ||45° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.36 meters/second, 1578.1 km/hour, 980.6 miles/hour or 852.1 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' 30.7"||16.34 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.7"||980.45 mi||west||0° 10' 04.1"||11.53 mi||south||980.83 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 28.5"||789.83 mi||east||4° 20' 30.1"||298.43 mi||south||849.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Aden||Sun 6:18 PM||87 km||54 miles||47 nm|| WNW|
|Djibouti||Sun 6:18 PM||293 km||182 miles||158 nm|| WSW|
|Tadjoura||Sun 6:18 PM||315 km||196 miles||170 nm|| WSW|
|Ali Sabieh||Sun 6:18 PM||355 km||221 miles||192 nm|| WSW|
|Sana||Sun 6:18 PM||362 km||225 miles||196 nm|| NNW|
|Hargeisa||Sun 6:18 PM||365 km||227 miles||197 nm|| SSW|
|Bosaso||Sun 6:18 PM||401 km||249 miles||216 nm|| ESE|
|Dire Dawa||Sun 6:18 PM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm|| SW|
|Mek'ele||Sun 6:18 PM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm|| W|
|Asmara||Sun 6:18 PM||798 km||496 miles||431 nm|| WNW|
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