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 Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 01:20:00 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: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||27° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.19 meters/second, 1563.1 km/hour, 971.3 miles/hour or 844.0 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' 32.2"||16.19 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||north||16.19 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 20.2"||971.10 mi||west||0° 07' 50.2"||8.98 mi||north||970.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 45.9"||745.65 mi||east||2° 47' 20.4"||191.79 mi||north||764.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khartoum||Wed 4:20 AM||595 km||370 miles||321 nm|| E|
|Malakal||Wed 4:20 AM||797 km||495 miles||430 nm|| SE|
|Wau||Wed 4:20 AM||825 km||513 miles||445 nm|| S|
|Kassala||Wed 4:20 AM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm|| E|
|Juba||Wed 4:20 AM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm|| SSE|
|Asmara||Wed 4:20 AM||1281 km||796 miles||692 nm|| E|
|Ndjamena||Wed 2:20 AM||1335 km||830 miles||721 nm|| WSW|
|Addis Ababa||Wed 4:20 AM||1443 km||897 miles||779 nm|| ESE|
|Bangui||Wed 2:20 AM||1505 km||935 miles||813 nm|| SW|
|Makkah||Wed 4:20 AM||1524 km||947 miles||823 nm|| ENE|
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