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 22:32:00 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 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||27° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.65 meters/second, 1528.7 km/hour, 949.9 miles/hour or 825.4 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' 01.5"||949.70 mi||west||0° 04' 44.3"||5.43 mi||south||949.94 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 52.4"||752.26 mi||east||2° 17' 37.0"||157.75 mi||south||773.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khartoum||Sat 1:32 AM||621 km||386 miles||336 nm|| SE|
|Port Sudan||Sat 1:32 AM||985 km||612 miles||532 nm|| E|
|Kassala||Sat 1:32 AM||989 km||614 miles||534 nm|| ESE|
|Jeddah||Sat 1:32 AM||1213 km||754 miles||655 nm|| ENE|
|Asmara||Sat 1:32 AM||1245 km||774 miles||672 nm|| ESE|
|Al Jizah||Sat 12:32 AM||1268 km||788 miles||685 nm|| NNE|
|Cairo||Sat 12:32 AM||1272 km||790 miles||687 nm|| NNE|
|Makkah||Sat 1:32 AM||1278 km||794 miles||690 nm|| ENE|
|Medina||Sat 1:32 AM||1358 km||844 miles||733 nm|| ENE|
|Alexandria||Sat 12:32 AM||1371 km||852 miles||740 nm|| N|
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