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, December 5, 2012 at 01:44:00 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: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 20' ||North|
|Longitude: ||44° 37' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.96 meters/second, 1601.9 km/hour, 995.3 miles/hour or 864.9 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' 32.4"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||south||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 28.1"||995.29 mi||west||0° 10' 23.4"||11.90 mi||south||995.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 58.8"||756.33 mi||east||4° 20' 55.3"||298.85 mi||south||816.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hargeisa||Wed 4:44 AM||149 km||93 miles||81 nm|| NNW|
|Dire Dawa||Wed 4:44 AM||334 km||208 miles||180 nm|| WNW|
|Ali Sabieh||Wed 4:44 AM||376 km||234 miles||203 nm|| NNW|
|Djibouti||Wed 4:44 AM||395 km||245 miles||213 nm|| NNW|
|Tadjoura||Wed 4:44 AM||427 km||265 miles||231 nm|| NNW|
|Aden||Wed 4:44 AM||500 km||311 miles||270 nm|| N|
|Assab||Wed 4:44 AM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm|| NNW|
|Ta'izz||Wed 4:44 AM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm|| N|
|Adama||Wed 4:44 AM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm|| W|
|Bosaso||Wed 4:44 AM||598 km||371 miles||323 nm|| ENE|
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