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 Monday, January 21, 2013 at 17:40:00 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: 75%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 21, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||33° 17' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.61 meters/second, 1521.4 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.5 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' 31.2"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||north||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 15.3"||945.10 mi||west||0° 03' 18.0"||3.79 mi||north||944.95 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 38.4"||753.60 mi||east||0° 53' 44.7"||61.62 mi||north||753.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Sudan||Mon 8:40 PM||412 km||256 miles||223 nm|| E|
|Khartoum||Mon 8:40 PM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm|| S|
|Kassala||Mon 8:40 PM||585 km||364 miles||316 nm|| SE|
|Teseney||Mon 8:40 PM||632 km||392 miles||341 nm|| SE|
|Jeddah||Mon 8:40 PM||641 km||398 miles||346 nm|| ENE|
|Makkah||Mon 8:40 PM||704 km||437 miles||380 nm|| ENE|
|Keren||Mon 8:40 PM||707 km||439 miles||382 nm|| SE|
|Asmara||Mon 8:40 PM||778 km||483 miles||420 nm|| SE|
|Hurghada||Mon 7:40 PM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm|| N|
|Medina||Mon 8:40 PM||831 km||517 miles||449 nm|| NE|
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