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 29, 2012 at 20:18:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 20:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||47° 60' ||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' 32.9"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 55.7"||1002.21 mi||west||0° 10' 56.7"||12.54 mi||north||1002.14 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 13.1"||746.52 mi||east||4° 12' 28.1"||289.18 mi||north||797.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Sat 11:18 PM||462 km||287 miles||249 nm|| SW|
|Hargeisa||Sat 11:18 PM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm|| NW|
|Bosaso||Sat 11:18 PM||680 km||423 miles||367 nm|| N|
|Dire Dawa||Sat 11:18 PM||831 km||516 miles||448 nm|| NW|
|Ali Sabieh||Sat 11:18 PM||875 km||544 miles||473 nm|| NW|
|Djibouti||Sat 11:18 PM||881 km||548 miles||476 nm|| NW|
|Aden||Sat 11:18 PM||901 km||560 miles||487 nm|| NNW|
|Tadjoura||Sat 11:18 PM||917 km||569 miles||495 nm|| NW|
|Addis Ababa||Sat 11:18 PM||1103 km||685 miles||596 nm|| WNW|
|Sana||Sat 11:18 PM||1192 km||741 miles||644 nm|| NNW|
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