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 15:58:00 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: 53%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, April 29, 2012 at 15:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 20' ||North|
|Longitude: ||36° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.54 meters/second, 1578.8 km/hour, 981.0 miles/hour or 852.5 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"||16.35 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.35 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.7"||980.87 mi||west||0° 10' 06.9"||11.59 mi||south||981.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 34.1"||790.27 mi||east||4° 21' 33.1"||299.63 mi||south||850.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Teseney||Sun 6:58 PM||316 km||196 miles||170 nm|| NNE|
|Kassala||Sun 6:58 PM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm|| N|
|Mek'ele||Sun 6:58 PM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm|| ENE|
|Asmara||Sun 6:58 PM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm|| NE|
|Keren||Sun 6:58 PM||464 km||288 miles||250 nm|| NE|
|Addis Ababa||Sun 6:58 PM||472 km||294 miles||255 nm|| SE|
|Khartoum||Sun 6:58 PM||523 km||325 miles||282 nm|| NW|
|Adama||Sun 6:58 PM||550 km||341 miles||297 nm|| SE|
|Malakal||Sun 6:58 PM||568 km||353 miles||307 nm|| WSW|
|Dire Dawa||Sun 6:58 PM||706 km||439 miles||381 nm|| ESE|
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