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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 14:30:00 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: 38%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 14:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||37° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.41 meters/second, 1549.5 km/hour, 962.8 miles/hour or 836.7 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' 31.5"||16.05 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 36.2"||962.63 mi||west||0° 06' 21.7"||7.29 mi||north||962.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 56.4"||756.53 mi||east||2° 09' 35.5"||148.55 mi||north||766.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Keren||Sat 5:30 PM||162 km||101 miles||87 nm|| SE|
|Kassala||Sat 5:30 PM||165 km||103 miles||89 nm|| SW|
|Teseney||Sat 5:30 PM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm|| SSW|
|Asmara||Sat 5:30 PM||233 km||145 miles||126 nm|| SE|
|Port Sudan||Sat 5:30 PM||324 km||201 miles||175 nm|| N|
|Mek'ele||Sat 5:30 PM||425 km||264 miles||230 nm|| SE|
|Khartoum||Sat 5:30 PM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| WSW|
|Jeddah||Sat 5:30 PM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm|| NNE|
|Makkah||Sat 5:30 PM||590 km||366 miles||318 nm|| NNE|
|Khamis Mushait||Sat 5:30 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm|| ENE|
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