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 Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 21:18:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 21:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 37' ||North|
|Longitude: ||44° 17' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.57 meters/second, 1596.9 km/hour, 992.2 miles/hour or 862.2 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' 32.7"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 49.4"||992.16 mi||west||0° 09' 56.1"||11.38 mi||north||991.98 mi|
|24 hours||10° 55' 52.6"||745.58 mi||east||3° 43' 26.1"||255.98 mi||north||783.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hargeisa||Mon 12:18 AM||25 km||16 miles||14 nm|| WSW|
|Berbera||Mon 12:18 AM||120 km||75 miles||65 nm|| NE|
|Ali Sabieh||Mon 12:18 AM||242 km||151 miles||131 nm|| NW|
|Djibouti||Mon 12:18 AM||251 km||156 miles||135 nm|| NNW|
|Dire Dawa||Mon 12:18 AM||266 km||166 miles||144 nm|| W|
|Tadjoura||Mon 12:18 AM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm|| NNW|
|Aden||Mon 12:18 AM||364 km||226 miles||196 nm|| NNE|
|Assab||Mon 12:18 AM||411 km||256 miles||222 nm|| NNW|
|Ta'izz||Mon 12:18 AM||439 km||273 miles||237 nm|| N|
|Galkayo||Mon 12:18 AM||469 km||291 miles||253 nm|| SE|
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