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, February 14, 2013 at 12:44:00 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: 20%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||40° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.78 meters/second, 1594.0 km/hour, 990.5 miles/hour or 860.7 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' 31.8"||16.51 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 51.2"||990.41 mi||west||0° 09' 52.7"||11.32 mi||north||990.22 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 11.2"||767.02 mi||east||3° 39' 51.4"||251.89 mi||north||802.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dire Dawa||Thu 3:44 PM||165 km||103 miles||89 nm|| E|
|Adama||Thu 3:44 PM||188 km||117 miles||102 nm|| SW|
|Addis Ababa||Thu 3:44 PM||201 km||125 miles||108 nm|| WSW|
|Ali Sabieh||Thu 3:44 PM||293 km||182 miles||158 nm|| ENE|
|Tadjoura||Thu 3:44 PM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm|| NE|
|Djibouti||Thu 3:44 PM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm|| ENE|
|Hargeisa||Thu 3:44 PM||406 km||252 miles||219 nm|| E|
|Mek'ele||Thu 3:44 PM||416 km||258 miles||225 nm|| NNW|
|Assab||Thu 3:44 PM||435 km||270 miles||235 nm|| NE|
|Ta'izz||Thu 3:44 PM||572 km||356 miles||309 nm|| NE|
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