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 Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 02:24:00 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: 49%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||53° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.06 meters/second, 1587.8 km/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.4 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' 31.8"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.18 mi||south||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 52.7"||986.53 mi||west||0° 09' 42.3"||11.12 mi||south||986.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 40.9"||765.70 mi||east||4° 08' 52.0"||285.08 mi||south||821.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bosaso||Wed 5:24 AM||512 km||318 miles||276 nm|| W|
|Al Mukalla||Wed 5:24 AM||642 km||399 miles||346 nm|| NW|
|Salalah||Wed 6:24 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm|| N|
|Galkayo||Wed 5:24 AM||852 km||530 miles||460 nm|| WSW|
|Aden||Wed 5:24 AM||985 km||612 miles||532 nm|| WNW|
|Sana||Wed 5:24 AM||1148 km||713 miles||620 nm|| WNW|
|Djibouti||Wed 5:24 AM||1171 km||728 miles||632 nm|| W|
|Mogadishu||Wed 5:24 AM||1373 km||853 miles||741 nm|| SW|
|Muscat||Wed 6:24 AM||1473 km||916 miles||796 nm|| NNE|
|Abu Dhabi||Wed 6:24 AM||1482 km||921 miles||800 nm|| N|
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