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 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 Friday, December 28, 2012 at 22:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 00' ||North|
|Longitude: ||32° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.58 meters/second, 1528.5 km/hour, 949.8 miles/hour or 825.3 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' 01.1"||949.54 mi||west||0° 04' 42.4"||5.40 mi||south||949.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 02.2"||752.33 mi||east||2° 16' 56.2"||156.97 mi||south||773.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khartoum||Sat 1:12 AM||377 km||234 miles||204 nm|| S|
|Port Sudan||Sat 1:12 AM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm|| E|
|Kassala||Sat 1:12 AM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm|| SE|
|Teseney||Sat 1:12 AM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm|| SE|
|Keren||Sat 1:12 AM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| ESE|
|Jeddah||Sat 1:12 AM||730 km||453 miles||394 nm|| ENE|
|Asmara||Sat 1:12 AM||778 km||483 miles||420 nm|| ESE|
|Makkah||Sat 1:12 AM||790 km||491 miles||427 nm|| ENE|
|Hurghada||Sat 12:12 AM||921 km||572 miles||497 nm|| N|
|Medina||Sat 1:12 AM||936 km||582 miles||505 nm|| NE|
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