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, June 21, 2012 at 11:08:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 11:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 00' ||North|
|Longitude: ||35° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.79 meters/second, 1536.5 km/hour, 954.7 miles/hour or 829.6 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' 30.4"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 06.6"||0.13 mi||south||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 28.4"||954.51 mi||west||0° 06' 42.3"||7.69 mi||south||954.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 33.7"||770.46 mi||east||3° 04' 55.8"||211.96 mi||south||805.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Sudan||Thu 2:08 PM||288 km||179 miles||155 nm|| NE|
|Kassala||Thu 2:08 PM||316 km||196 miles||171 nm|| SSE|
|Teseney||Thu 2:08 PM||362 km||225 miles||195 nm|| SSE|
|Khartoum||Thu 2:08 PM||379 km||236 miles||205 nm|| SW|
|Keren||Thu 2:08 PM||436 km||271 miles||235 nm|| SE|
|Asmara||Thu 2:08 PM||507 km||315 miles||274 nm|| SE|
|Jeddah||Thu 2:08 PM||577 km||359 miles||312 nm|| NE|
|Kosti||Thu 2:08 PM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| SSW|
|Makkah||Thu 2:08 PM||625 km||389 miles||338 nm|| NE|
|Mek'ele||Thu 2:08 PM||686 km||426 miles||370 nm|| SE|
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