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, June 15, 2012 at 05:38:00 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: 17%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, June 15, 2012 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||44° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.32 meters/second, 1556.3 km/hour, 967.1 miles/hour or 840.4 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' 32.6"||16.12 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||16.12 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 42.8"||966.88 mi||west||0° 07' 30.6"||8.61 mi||north||966.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 05' 00.3"||736.82 mi||east||2° 39' 56.5"||183.33 mi||north||754.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sana||Fri 8:38 AM||92 km||57 miles||50 nm|| SSW|
|Al Hudaydah||Fri 8:38 AM||231 km||144 miles||125 nm|| SW|
|Ta'izz||Fri 8:38 AM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm|| SSW|
|Aden||Fri 8:38 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm|| S|
|Assab||Fri 8:38 AM||397 km||247 miles||214 nm|| SSW|
|Tadjoura||Fri 8:38 AM||512 km||318 miles||276 nm|| SSW|
|Djibouti||Fri 8:38 AM||522 km||325 miles||282 nm|| SSW|
|Ali Sabieh||Fri 8:38 AM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm|| SSW|
|Asmara||Fri 8:38 AM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| W|
|Mek'ele||Fri 8:38 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| WSW|
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