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 28, 2012 at 20:56:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 20:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||45° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.09 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||north||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.0"||939.45 mi||west||0° 01' 39.3"||1.90 mi||north||939.37 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 12.5"||756.52 mi||east||0° 13' 00.0"||14.91 mi||north||756.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khamis Mushait||Wed 11:56 PM||425 km||264 miles||230 nm|| SW|
|Riyadh||Wed 11:56 PM||448 km||278 miles||242 nm|| N|
|Sana||Wed 11:56 PM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm|| SSW|
|Makkah||Wed 11:56 PM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm|| W|
|Hofuf||Wed 11:56 PM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm|| NE|
|Buraidah||Wed 11:56 PM||660 km||410 miles||356 nm|| NNW|
|Jeddah||Wed 11:56 PM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| W|
|Al Hudaydah||Wed 11:56 PM||723 km||449 miles||390 nm|| SSW|
|Al Mukalla||Wed 11:56 PM||760 km||472 miles||410 nm|| SSE|
|Dammam||Wed 11:56 PM||766 km||476 miles||414 nm|| NNE|
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