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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 02:00:00 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: 69%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 5, 2012 at 02:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||37° 04' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.47 meters/second, 1542.5 km/hour, 958.5 miles/hour or 832.9 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' 31.5"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||south||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 28.3"||958.29 mi||west||0° 06' 08.2"||7.04 mi||south||958.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 56.7"||748.85 mi||east||2° 49' 39.5"||194.45 mi||south||779.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Sudan||Mon 5:00 AM||235 km||146 miles||127 nm|| N|
|Kassala||Mon 5:00 AM||238 km||148 miles||128 nm|| SSW|
|Keren||Mon 5:00 AM||241 km||150 miles||130 nm|| SE|
|Teseney||Mon 5:00 AM||268 km||167 miles||145 nm|| S|
|Asmara||Mon 5:00 AM||312 km||194 miles||169 nm|| SE|
|Jeddah||Mon 5:00 AM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm|| NNE|
|Mek'ele||Mon 5:00 AM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm|| SSE|
|Makkah||Mon 5:00 AM||522 km||325 miles||282 nm|| NNE|
|Khartoum||Mon 5:00 AM||527 km||328 miles||285 nm|| WSW|
|Gondar||Mon 5:00 AM||544 km||338 miles||293 nm|| S|
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