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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 20:52:00 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: 95%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 20:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||21° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.07 meters/second, 1523.0 km/hour, 946.4 miles/hour or 822.4 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' 30.7"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 46.9"||946.16 mi||west||0° 03' 51.7"||4.43 mi||south||946.35 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 58.5"||758.47 mi||east||1° 57' 54.8"||135.17 mi||south||774.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Thu 9:52 PM||536 km||333 miles||290 nm|| NNE|
|Ndjamena||Thu 9:52 PM||1098 km||682 miles||593 nm|| SW|
|Khartoum||Thu 11:52 PM||1216 km||756 miles||657 nm|| ESE|
|Cairo||Thu 10:52 PM||1500 km||932 miles||810 nm|| NE|
|Alexandria||Thu 10:52 PM||1527 km||949 miles||825 nm|| NNE|
|Kano||Thu 9:52 PM||1653 km||1027 miles||892 nm|| WSW|
|Tripoli||Thu 9:52 PM||1712 km||1063 miles||924 nm|| NNW|
|Bangui||Thu 9:52 PM||1717 km||1067 miles||927 nm|| SSW|
|Asmara||Thu 11:52 PM||1874 km||1165 miles||1012 nm|| ESE|
|Makkah||Thu 11:52 PM||1886 km||1172 miles||1018 nm|| E|
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