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 Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 17:02:00 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: 76%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||46° 45' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.96 meters/second, 1519.0 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.2 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' 30.8"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.4"||943.66 mi||west||0° 02' 39.6"||3.05 mi||south||943.79 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 50.7"||756.27 mi||east||1° 29' 30.1"||102.61 mi||south||766.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khamis Mushait||Wed 8:02 PM||460 km||286 miles||249 nm|| WSW|
|Riyadh||Wed 8:02 PM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm|| N|
|Sana||Wed 8:02 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| SSW|
|Al Mukalla||Wed 8:02 PM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm|| SSE|
|Hofuf||Wed 8:02 PM||666 km||414 miles||360 nm|| NNE|
|Al Hudaydah||Wed 8:02 PM||701 km||436 miles||379 nm|| SW|
|Makkah||Wed 8:02 PM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm|| WNW|
|Buraidah||Wed 8:02 PM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm|| NNW|
|Doha||Wed 8:02 PM||766 km||476 miles||413 nm|| NE|
|Ta'izz||Wed 8:02 PM||766 km||476 miles||414 nm|| SSW|
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