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 26, 2012 at 20:46:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 20:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 56' ||North|
|Longitude: ||30° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.31 meters/second, 1509.5 km/hour, 938.0 miles/hour or 815.1 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' 30.6"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 00.1"||0.00 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 41.7"||937.70 mi||west||0° 00' 00.7"||0.01 mi||north||937.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 53.5"||758.15 mi||east||0° 26' 40.7"||30.59 mi||south||759.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khartoum||Wed 11:46 PM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm|| SSE|
|Port Sudan||Wed 11:46 PM||757 km||470 miles||409 nm|| E|
|Hurghada||Wed 10:46 PM||796 km||494 miles||430 nm|| NNE|
|Kassala||Wed 11:46 PM||901 km||560 miles||486 nm|| SE|
|Jeddah||Wed 11:46 PM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm|| E|
|Teseney||Wed 11:46 PM||946 km||588 miles||511 nm|| SE|
|Makkah||Wed 11:46 PM||1010 km||627 miles||545 nm|| E|
|Al Jizah||Wed 10:46 PM||1013 km||629 miles||547 nm|| N|
|Cairo||Wed 10:46 PM||1016 km||631 miles||549 nm|| N|
|Medina||Wed 11:46 PM||1052 km||654 miles||568 nm|| ENE|
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