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 Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 15:30:00 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: 48%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 15:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||34° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.93 meters/second, 1529.8 km/hour, 950.5 miles/hour or 826.0 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' 31.3"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||north||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 17.2"||950.33 mi||west||0° 04' 13.9"||4.85 mi||north||950.14 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 25.1"||755.31 mi||east||1° 16' 38.1"||87.86 mi||north||757.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Sudan||Sun 6:30 PM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm|| ENE|
|Khartoum||Sun 6:30 PM||406 km||252 miles||219 nm|| SSW|
|Kassala||Sun 6:30 PM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm|| SSE|
|Teseney||Sun 6:30 PM||498 km||310 miles||269 nm|| SSE|
|Keren||Sun 6:30 PM||573 km||356 miles||310 nm|| SE|
|Jeddah||Sun 6:30 PM||596 km||370 miles||322 nm|| ENE|
|Asmara||Sun 6:30 PM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm|| SE|
|Makkah||Sun 6:30 PM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm|| ENE|
|Kosti||Sun 6:30 PM||657 km||408 miles||354 nm|| SSW|
|Al-Ubayyid||Sun 6:30 PM||762 km||474 miles||411 nm|| SW|
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