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, September 10, 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 10, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||22° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.11 meters/second, 1516.0 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 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"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 03.5"||0.07 mi||south||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.9"||941.75 mi||west||0° 03' 37.7"||4.16 mi||south||941.94 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 47.9"||772.53 mi||east||1° 54' 28.6"||131.24 mi||south||788.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Mon 7:36 AM||445 km||277 miles||240 nm|| N|
|Al-Fashir||Mon 8:36 AM||772 km||479 miles||417 nm|| SSE|
|Khartoum||Mon 8:36 AM||1138 km||707 miles||614 nm|| ESE|
|Ndjamena||Mon 6:36 AM||1227 km||763 miles||663 nm|| SW|
|Al Jizah||Mon 7:36 AM||1371 km||852 miles||740 nm|| NE|
|Cairo||Mon 7:36 AM||1375 km||855 miles||743 nm|| NE|
|Alexandria||Mon 7:36 AM||1409 km||876 miles||761 nm|| NNE|
|Tripoli||Mon 7:36 AM||1708 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| NNW|
|Makkah||Mon 8:36 AM||1763 km||1096 miles||952 nm|| E|
|Bethlehem *||Mon 8:36 AM||1769 km||1099 miles||955 nm|| NE|
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