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 Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 20:52:00 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 Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 20:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 29' ||North|
|Longitude: ||40° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.54 meters/second, 1513.9 km/hour, 940.7 miles/hour or 817.5 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"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||south||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.0"||940.48 mi||west||0° 02' 20.2"||2.68 mi||south||940.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 17.8"||756.51 mi||east||1° 22' 17.4"||94.35 mi||south||765.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Makkah||Thu 11:52 PM||121 km||75 miles||65 nm|| NNW|
|Jeddah||Thu 11:52 PM||170 km||105 miles||92 nm|| NW|
|Port Sudan||Thu 11:52 PM||345 km||214 miles||186 nm|| WSW|
|Medina||Thu 11:52 PM||449 km||279 miles||242 nm|| N|
|Keren||Thu 11:52 PM||559 km||347 miles||302 nm|| SSW|
|Asmara||Thu 11:52 PM||590 km||366 miles||318 nm|| SSW|
|Al Hudaydah||Thu 11:52 PM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm|| SSE|
|Sana||Thu 11:52 PM||697 km||433 miles||376 nm|| SE|
|Kassala||Thu 11:52 PM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm|| SW|
|Teseney||Thu 11:52 PM||714 km||444 miles||385 nm|| SW|
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