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, August 13, 2012 at 07:10:00 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: 19%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 13, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||19° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.45 meters/second, 1506.4 km/hour, 936.0 miles/hour or 813.4 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' 29.8"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||south||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 54.5"||935.78 mi||west||0° 02' 16.9"||2.62 mi||south||935.90 mi|
|24 hours||12° 03' 13.1"||778.07 mi||east||1° 23' 34.3"||95.83 mi||south||787.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Mon 9:10 AM||527 km||328 miles||285 nm|| NE|
|Ndjamena||Mon 8:10 AM||1097 km||682 miles||592 nm|| SSW|
|Tripoli||Mon 9:10 AM||1444 km||897 miles||780 nm|| NNW|
|Khartoum||Mon 10:10 AM||1515 km||942 miles||818 nm|| ESE|
|Kano||Mon 8:10 AM||1536 km||954 miles||829 nm|| SW|
|Alexandria||Mon 9:10 AM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm|| NE|
|Cairo||Mon 9:10 AM||1547 km||961 miles||835 nm|| NE|
|Valletta *||Mon 9:10 AM||1708 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| NNW|
|Bangui||Mon 8:10 AM||1854 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| S|
|Abuja||Mon 8:10 AM||1859 km||1155 miles||1004 nm|| SW|
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