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 Thursday, May 17, 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 12%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 17, 2012 at 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 18' ||North|
|Longitude: ||22° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.19 meters/second, 1595.5 km/hour, 991.4 miles/hour or 861.5 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' 33.9"||16.52 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 53.5"||991.30 mi||west||0° 09' 46.4"||11.20 mi||north||991.10 mi|
|24 hours||10° 33' 36.1"||718.76 mi||east||3° 40' 49.2"||253.00 mi||north||757.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sarh||Thu 8:42 AM||514 km||319 miles||278 nm|| WSW|
|Bambari||Thu 8:42 AM||560 km||348 miles||303 nm|| SSW|
|Wau||Thu 10:42 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| ESE|
|Moundou||Thu 8:42 AM||777 km||483 miles||419 nm|| WSW|
|Bangui||Thu 8:42 AM||815 km||506 miles||440 nm|| SW|
|Bimbo||Thu 8:42 AM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| SW|
|Ndjamena||Thu 8:42 AM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm|| WNW|
|Malakal||Thu 10:42 AM||963 km||598 miles||520 nm|| E|
|Juba||Thu 10:42 AM||1131 km||703 miles||611 nm|| ESE|
|Khartoum||Thu 10:42 AM||1196 km||743 miles||646 nm|| ENE|
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