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 Friday, December 28, 2012 at 21:52:00 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 Friday, December 28, 2012 at 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||37° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.51 meters/second, 1528.2 km/hour, 949.6 miles/hour or 825.2 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"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.9"||949.39 mi||west||0° 04' 40.6"||5.36 mi||south||949.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 12.1"||752.39 mi||east||2° 16' 15.2"||156.19 mi||south||773.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Sudan||Sat 12:52 AM||73 km||45 miles||40 nm|| NNW|
|Jeddah||Sat 12:52 AM||322 km||200 miles||174 nm|| NNE|
|Makkah||Sat 12:52 AM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm|| NE|
|Keren||Sat 12:52 AM||373 km||232 miles||201 nm|| SSE|
|Kassala||Sat 12:52 AM||414 km||258 miles||224 nm|| SSW|
|Asmara||Sat 12:52 AM||435 km||270 miles||235 nm|| SSE|
|Teseney||Sat 12:52 AM||444 km||276 miles||240 nm|| SSW|
|Medina||Sat 12:52 AM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm|| NNE|
|Mek'ele||Sat 12:52 AM||646 km||402 miles||349 nm|| SSE|
|Khartoum||Sat 12:52 AM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm|| SW|
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