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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 19:52:00 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: 90%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 19:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||24° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.09 meters/second, 1512.3 km/hour, 939.7 miles/hour or 816.6 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' 30.6"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 01.3"||0.03 mi||south||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 40.9"||939.46 mi||west||0° 01' 28.2"||1.69 mi||south||939.54 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 02.9"||758.68 mi||east||1° 01' 55.1"||70.99 mi||south||764.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Wed 8:52 PM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm|| NNW|
|Khartoum||Wed 10:52 PM||1005 km||624 miles||542 nm|| ESE|
|Al Jizah||Wed 9:52 PM||1230 km||765 miles||664 nm|| NNE|
|Cairo||Wed 9:52 PM||1235 km||767 miles||667 nm|| NNE|
|Alexandria||Wed 9:52 PM||1286 km||799 miles||694 nm|| NNE|
|Ndjamena||Wed 8:52 PM||1391 km||865 miles||751 nm|| SW|
|Makkah||Wed 10:52 PM||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm|| E|
|Medina||Wed 10:52 PM||1597 km||992 miles||862 nm|| ENE|
|Bethlehem||Wed 9:52 PM||1616 km||1004 miles||872 nm|| NE|
|Tel Aviv||Wed 9:52 PM||1620 km||1006 miles||875 nm|| NE|
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