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 22:22:00 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 22:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||41° 47' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.32 meters/second, 1549.2 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' 06.7"||0.13 mi||south||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 31.1"||962.44 mi||west||0° 06' 45.4"||7.75 mi||south||962.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 20.7"||748.08 mi||east||3° 02' 52.3"||209.57 mi||south||782.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sana||Sun 1:22 AM||300 km||187 miles||162 nm|| ESE|
|Asmara||Sun 1:22 AM||340 km||211 miles||184 nm|| WSW|
|Keren||Sun 1:22 AM||370 km||230 miles||200 nm|| WSW|
|Mek'ele||Sun 1:22 AM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm|| SW|
|Aden||Sun 1:22 AM||551 km||342 miles||297 nm|| SE|
|Tadjoura||Sun 1:22 AM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm|| SSE|
|Makkah||Sun 1:22 AM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm|| NNW|
|Teseney||Sun 1:22 AM||577 km||358 miles||311 nm|| WSW|
|Port Sudan||Sun 1:22 AM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm|| NW|
|Djibouti||Sun 1:22 AM||585 km||363 miles||316 nm|| SSE|
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