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 Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 07:28:00 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: 9%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||31° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.69 meters/second, 1582.9 km/hour, 983.6 miles/hour or 854.7 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' 30.4"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||south||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 27.8"||983.44 mi||west||0° 10' 11.8"||11.68 mi||south||983.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 46.6"||801.93 mi||east||4° 22' 18.4"||300.48 mi||south||861.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Malakal||Thu 10:28 AM||220 km||137 miles||119 nm|| S|
|Khartoum||Thu 10:28 AM||469 km||292 miles||253 nm|| NNE|
|Wau||Thu 10:28 AM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm|| SW|
|Teseney||Thu 10:28 AM||693 km||431 miles||374 nm|| NE|
|Kassala||Thu 10:28 AM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm|| NE|
|Juba||Thu 10:28 AM||736 km||457 miles||397 nm|| S|
|Addis Ababa||Thu 10:28 AM||849 km||527 miles||458 nm|| ESE|
|Keren||Thu 10:28 AM||896 km||556 miles||484 nm|| ENE|
|Mek'ele||Thu 10:28 AM||902 km||561 miles||487 nm|| ENE|
|Asmara||Thu 10:28 AM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm|| ENE|
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