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 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 16:40:00 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: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||36° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.53 meters/second, 1539.1 km/hour, 956.4 miles/hour or 831.1 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' 31.7"||15.94 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||north||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.8"||956.16 mi||west||0° 05' 28.1"||6.27 mi||north||955.93 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 20.8"||749.57 mi||east||1° 47' 43.6"||123.50 mi||north||755.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Sudan||Sun 7:40 PM||202 km||125 miles||109 nm|| NNE|
|Kassala||Sun 7:40 PM||278 km||173 miles||150 nm|| S|
|Teseney||Sun 7:40 PM||317 km||197 miles||171 nm|| S|
|Keren||Sun 7:40 PM||325 km||202 miles||175 nm|| SE|
|Asmara||Sun 7:40 PM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm|| SE|
|Jeddah||Sun 7:40 PM||486 km||302 miles||263 nm|| NE|
|Khartoum||Sun 7:40 PM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm|| WSW|
|Makkah||Sun 7:40 PM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm|| NE|
|Mek'ele||Sun 7:40 PM||593 km||368 miles||320 nm|| SE|
|Al Hudaydah||Sun 7:40 PM||780 km||485 miles||421 nm|| ESE|
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