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, September 7, 2012 at 02:30:00 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: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 7, 2012 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||32° 37' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.21 meters/second, 1520.0 km/hour, 944.5 miles/hour or 820.7 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' 31.1"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||north||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.1"||944.21 mi||west||0° 03' 47.4"||4.35 mi||north||944.03 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 34.4"||755.01 mi||east||1° 05' 03.5"||74.60 mi||north||756.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khartoum||Fri 5:30 AM||482 km||299 miles||260 nm|| S|
|Port Sudan||Fri 5:30 AM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm|| E|
|Kassala||Fri 5:30 AM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm|| SE|
|Teseney||Fri 5:30 AM||686 km||426 miles||371 nm|| SE|
|Jeddah||Fri 5:30 AM||703 km||437 miles||379 nm|| ENE|
|Makkah||Fri 5:30 AM||767 km||477 miles||414 nm|| ENE|
|Keren||Fri 5:30 AM||772 km||480 miles||417 nm|| SE|
|Hurghada||Fri 4:30 AM||818 km||508 miles||441 nm|| N|
|Asmara||Fri 5:30 AM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm|| SE|
|Medina||Fri 5:30 AM||877 km||545 miles||473 nm|| NE|
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