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 Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 22:20:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 22:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 43' ||North|
|Longitude: ||42° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.32 meters/second, 1549.1 km/hour, 962.6 miles/hour or 836.5 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' 31.5"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 06.6"||0.13 mi||south||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 31.2"||962.42 mi||west||0° 06' 45.2"||7.74 mi||south||962.74 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 21.8"||748.08 mi||east||3° 02' 48.7"||209.50 mi||south||782.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khamis Mushait||Sun 1:20 AM||184 km||114 miles||99 nm|| NNE|
|Al Hudaydah||Sun 1:20 AM||224 km||139 miles||121 nm|| SSE|
|Sana||Sun 1:20 AM||257 km||160 miles||139 nm|| SE|
|Asmara||Sun 1:20 AM||387 km||241 miles||209 nm|| WSW|
|Ta'izz||Sun 1:20 AM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| SSE|
|Assab||Sun 1:20 AM||412 km||256 miles||223 nm|| S|
|Keren||Sun 1:20 AM||420 km||261 miles||227 nm|| WSW|
|Mek'ele||Sun 1:20 AM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm|| SW|
|Aden||Sun 1:20 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| SE|
|Tadjoura||Sun 1:20 AM||549 km||341 miles||296 nm|| S|
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