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, May 18, 2012 at 07:36:00 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 18, 2012 at 07:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||34° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.84 meters/second, 1572.6 km/hour, 977.2 miles/hour or 849.1 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' 33.3"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 14.4"||977.03 mi||west||0° 08' 31.3"||9.77 mi||north||976.78 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 45.8"||729.28 mi||east||3° 06' 44.9"||214.02 mi||north||754.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Teseney||Fri 10:36 AM||224 km||139 miles||121 nm|| NE|
|Kassala||Fri 10:36 AM||227 km||141 miles||123 nm|| NE|
|Khartoum||Fri 10:36 AM||316 km||196 miles||170 nm|| NW|
|Keren||Fri 10:36 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| ENE|
|Asmara||Fri 10:36 AM||456 km||284 miles||246 nm|| ENE|
|Mek'ele||Fri 10:36 AM||493 km||306 miles||266 nm|| E|
|Malakal||Fri 10:36 AM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm|| SW|
|Port Sudan||Fri 10:36 AM||670 km||416 miles||362 nm|| NNE|
|Addis Ababa||Fri 10:36 AM||688 km||428 miles||371 nm|| SE|
|Adama||Fri 10:36 AM||765 km||475 miles||413 nm|| SE|
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