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 21:22:00 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 21:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 28' ||North|
|Longitude: ||33° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.60 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.6 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' 30.6"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||south||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.1"||940.60 mi||west||0° 02' 23.2"||2.74 mi||south||940.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 09.0"||756.44 mi||east||1° 23' 25.0"||95.64 mi||south||765.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Sudan||Fri 12:22 AM||438 km||272 miles||236 nm|| ESE|
|Khartoum||Fri 12:22 AM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm|| S|
|Jeddah||Fri 12:22 AM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm|| ENE|
|Kassala||Fri 12:22 AM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm|| SSE|
|Teseney||Fri 12:22 AM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm|| SSE|
|Makkah||Fri 12:22 AM||704 km||437 miles||380 nm|| E|
|Hurghada||Thu 11:22 PM||756 km||470 miles||408 nm|| N|
|Keren||Fri 12:22 AM||765 km||476 miles||413 nm|| SE|
|Medina||Fri 12:22 AM||801 km||498 miles||433 nm|| NE|
|Asmara||Fri 12:22 AM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm|| SE|
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