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 22:12:00 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 22:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 26' ||North|
|Longitude: ||21° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.69 meters/second, 1514.5 km/hour, 941.1 miles/hour or 817.8 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"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||south||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.6"||940.81 mi||west||0° 02' 28.0"||2.83 mi||south||940.94 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 53.8"||756.34 mi||east||1° 25' 17.4"||97.79 mi||south||766.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Thu 11:12 PM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm|| NNE|
|Al-Fashir||Fri 1:12 AM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm|| SSE|
|Ndjamena||Thu 11:12 PM||1120 km||696 miles||605 nm|| SW|
|Khartoum||Fri 1:12 AM||1329 km||826 miles||718 nm|| ESE|
|Cairo||Fri 12:12 AM||1479 km||919 miles||798 nm|| NE|
|Alexandria||Fri 12:12 AM||1491 km||926 miles||805 nm|| NE|
|Tripoli||Thu 11:12 PM||1586 km||985 miles||856 nm|| NNW|
|Kano||Thu 11:12 PM||1630 km||1013 miles||880 nm|| WSW|
|Bangui||Thu 11:12 PM||1797 km||1117 miles||970 nm|| S|
|Valletta||Thu 11:12 PM||1829 km||1137 miles||988 nm|| NNW|
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