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.
|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 Hudaydah||Wed 8:02 PM||701 km||436 miles||379 nm|| SW|
|Makkah||Wed 8:02 PM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm|| WNW|
|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|
|Riffa||Wed 8:02 PM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm|| NNE|
|Dammam||Wed 8:02 PM||792 km||492 miles||427 nm|| NNE|
|Manama||Wed 8:02 PM||794 km||493 miles||429 nm|| NNE|
|Al Khor||Wed 8:02 PM||798 km||496 miles||431 nm|| NE|
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