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, November 3, 2012 at 01:30:00 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: 85%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||21° 14' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.07 meters/second, 1512.3 km/hour, 939.7 miles/hour or 816.6 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"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||south||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.6"||939.43 mi||west||0° 01' 43.1"||1.97 mi||south||939.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 29.6"||751.41 mi||east||1° 07' 29.5"||77.39 mi||south||758.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Sat 3:30 AM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm|| NNE|
|Al-Fashir||Sat 4:30 AM||896 km||557 miles||484 nm|| SSE|
|Ndjamena||Sat 2:30 AM||1155 km||718 miles||624 nm|| SW|
|Khartoum||Sat 4:30 AM||1321 km||821 miles||713 nm|| ESE|
|Al Jizah||Sat 3:30 AM||1439 km||894 miles||777 nm|| NE|
|Cairo||Sat 3:30 AM||1444 km||897 miles||780 nm|| NE|
|Alexandria||Sat 3:30 AM||1456 km||905 miles||786 nm|| NE|
|Tripoli||Sat 3:30 AM||1571 km||976 miles||848 nm|| NNW|
|Kano||Sat 2:30 AM||1663 km||1033 miles||898 nm|| WSW|
|Valletta||Sat 2:30 AM||1809 km||1124 miles||977 nm|| NNW|
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