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 Saturday, September 15, 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 17' ||North|
|Longitude: ||55° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.04 meters/second, 1612.9 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 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' 29.9"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 12.4"||0.24 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 56.7"||1002.19 mi||west||0° 12' 31.7"||14.35 mi||south||1002.36 mi|
|24 hours||12° 08' 58.7"||839.79 mi||east||5° 04' 34.8"||348.81 mi||south||909.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Sat 11:28 AM||764 km||475 miles||413 nm|| S|
|Galkayo||Sat 10:28 AM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| WNW|
|Mogadishu||Sat 10:28 AM||1095 km||681 miles||591 nm|| W|
|Aden||Sat 10:28 AM||1618 km||1006 miles||874 nm|| NW|
|Djibouti||Sat 10:28 AM||1680 km||1044 miles||907 nm|| NW|
|Sana||Sat 10:28 AM||1881 km||1169 miles||1016 nm|| NW|
|Addis Ababa||Sat 10:28 AM||1965 km||1221 miles||1061 nm|| WNW|
|Moroni||Sat 10:28 AM||2026 km||1259 miles||1094 nm|| SW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 10:28 AM||2033 km||1263 miles||1098 nm|| WSW|
|Male||Sat 12:28 PM||2048 km||1272 miles||1106 nm|| E|
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