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, November 2, 2012 at 00:20:00 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: 91%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 2, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||26° 30' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.54 meters/second, 1510.3 km/hour, 938.5 miles/hour or 815.5 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' 30.8"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 00.8"||0.01 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.9"||938.22 mi||west||0° 00' 43.2"||0.83 mi||north||938.19 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 52.3"||754.11 mi||east||0° 09' 29.4"||10.88 mi||south||754.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Fri 2:20 AM||495 km||307 miles||267 nm|| NW|
|Khartoum||Fri 3:20 AM||864 km||537 miles||467 nm|| SE|
|Al Jizah||Fri 2:20 AM||1118 km||694 miles||603 nm|| NNE|
|Cairo||Fri 2:20 AM||1122 km||697 miles||606 nm|| NNE|
|Alexandria||Fri 2:20 AM||1196 km||743 miles||646 nm|| NNE|
|Jeddah||Fri 3:20 AM||1317 km||818 miles||711 nm|| E|
|Makkah||Fri 3:20 AM||1384 km||860 miles||747 nm|| E|
|Medina||Fri 3:20 AM||1404 km||873 miles||758 nm|| ENE|
|Gaza||Fri 2:20 AM||1420 km||883 miles||767 nm|| NNE|
|Asmara||Fri 3:20 AM||1451 km||902 miles||784 nm|| ESE|
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