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 Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at 20:14:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at 20:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 25' ||North|
|Longitude: ||26° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.86 meters/second, 1515.1 km/hour, 941.4 miles/hour or 818.1 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' 30.9"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||north||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.4"||941.19 mi||west||0° 02' 22.1"||2.72 mi||north||941.07 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 55.1"||756.40 mi||east||0° 30' 32.3"||35.02 mi||north||755.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Tue 9:14 PM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm|| NW|
|Khartoum||Tue 11:14 PM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm|| SE|
|Al Jizah||Tue 10:14 PM||1177 km||731 miles||636 nm|| NNE|
|Cairo||Tue 10:14 PM||1181 km||734 miles||638 nm|| NNE|
|Alexandria||Tue 10:14 PM||1254 km||779 miles||677 nm|| NNE|
|Jeddah||Tue 11:14 PM||1356 km||842 miles||732 nm|| E|
|Makkah||Tue 11:14 PM||1423 km||884 miles||768 nm|| E|
|Medina||Tue 11:14 PM||1453 km||903 miles||784 nm|| ENE|
|Asmara||Tue 11:14 PM||1464 km||909 miles||790 nm|| ESE|
|Ndjamena||Tue 9:14 PM||1502 km||933 miles||811 nm|| SW|
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