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 Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 05:36:00 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: 28%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 29' ||North|
|Longitude: ||30° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.54 meters/second, 1503.2 km/hour, 934.0 miles/hour or 811.6 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' 30.2"||15.57 mi||west||0° 00' 00.4"||0.01 mi||north||15.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 15.5"||933.74 mi||west||0° 00' 22.7"||0.43 mi||north||933.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 58' 10.2"||770.64 mi||east||0° 19' 29.7"||22.36 mi||south||771.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khartoum||Sun 8:36 AM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm|| SSE|
|Hurghada||Sun 7:36 AM||740 km||460 miles||400 nm|| NNE|
|Port Sudan||Sun 8:36 AM||766 km||476 miles||414 nm|| ESE|
|Jeddah||Sun 8:36 AM||935 km||581 miles||505 nm|| E|
|Kassala||Sun 8:36 AM||939 km||584 miles||507 nm|| SE|
|Al Jizah||Sun 7:36 AM||952 km||591 miles||514 nm|| N|
|Cairo||Sun 7:36 AM||955 km||593 miles||516 nm|| N|
|Suez||Sun 7:36 AM||971 km||604 miles||524 nm|| NNE|
|Teseney||Sun 8:36 AM||985 km||612 miles||532 nm|| SE|
|Makkah||Sun 8:36 AM||1003 km||623 miles||542 nm|| E|
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