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 14, 2012 at 07:38:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 14, 2012 at 07:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||40° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.17 meters/second, 1602.6 km/hour, 995.8 miles/hour or 865.3 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"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 20.4"||995.75 mi||west||0° 11' 38.9"||13.34 mi||south||996.05 mi|
|24 hours||11° 55' 45.2"||818.90 mi||east||4° 50' 58.9"||333.26 mi||south||887.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adama||Fri 10:38 AM||235 km||146 miles||127 nm|| NW|
|Dire Dawa||Fri 10:38 AM||298 km||185 miles||161 nm|| NNE|
|Addis Ababa||Fri 10:38 AM||312 km||194 miles||169 nm|| NW|
|Hargeisa||Fri 10:38 AM||448 km||278 miles||242 nm|| NE|
|Ali Sabieh||Fri 10:38 AM||493 km||307 miles||266 nm|| NNE|
|Djibouti||Fri 10:38 AM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm|| NNE|
|Tadjoura||Fri 10:38 AM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm|| NNE|
|Assab||Fri 10:38 AM||686 km||426 miles||371 nm|| NNE|
|Mek'ele||Fri 10:38 AM||723 km||449 miles||390 nm|| NNW|
|Mogadishu||Fri 10:38 AM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| SE|
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