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 Monday, May 28, 2012 at 14:18:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 28, 2012 at 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||53° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.44 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.8 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' 31.3"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 16.5"||1000.84 mi||west||0° 12' 03.0"||13.80 mi||south||1001.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 09.2"||799.68 mi||east||4° 57' 39.3"||340.89 mi||south||871.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bosaso||Mon 5:18 PM||831 km||517 miles||449 nm|| NNW|
|Mogadishu||Mon 5:18 PM||926 km||576 miles||500 nm|| WSW|
|Victoria||Mon 6:18 PM||1083 km||673 miles||585 nm|| SSE|
|Aden||Mon 5:18 PM||1255 km||780 miles||678 nm|| NW|
|Djibouti||Mon 5:18 PM||1329 km||826 miles||717 nm|| NW|
|Sana||Mon 5:18 PM||1517 km||942 miles||819 nm|| NW|
|Addis Ababa||Mon 5:18 PM||1657 km||1029 miles||895 nm|| WNW|
|Asmara||Mon 5:18 PM||1938 km||1205 miles||1047 nm|| NW|
|Nairobi||Mon 5:18 PM||1943 km||1208 miles||1049 nm|| WSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 5:18 PM||2015 km||1252 miles||1088 nm|| SW|
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