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 Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 17:36:00 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: 67%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||26° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.37 meters/second, 1513.3 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 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"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 00.4"||0.01 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.7"||940.09 mi||west||0° 00' 25.9"||0.50 mi||south||940.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 54.2"||755.64 mi||east||0° 36' 41.4"||42.07 mi||south||758.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Tue 6:36 PM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm|| NW|
|Khartoum||Tue 8:36 PM||814 km||506 miles||440 nm|| SE|
|Al Jizah||Tue 7:36 PM||1134 km||705 miles||612 nm|| NNE|
|Cairo||Tue 7:36 PM||1138 km||707 miles||615 nm|| NNE|
|Alexandria||Tue 7:36 PM||1219 km||758 miles||658 nm|| NNE|
|Jeddah||Tue 8:36 PM||1284 km||798 miles||693 nm|| E|
|Makkah||Tue 8:36 PM||1351 km||839 miles||729 nm|| E|
|Medina||Tue 8:36 PM||1381 km||858 miles||746 nm|| ENE|
|Asmara||Tue 8:36 PM||1404 km||873 miles||758 nm|| ESE|
|Gaza||Tue 7:36 PM||1430 km||888 miles||772 nm|| NNE|
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