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 17:26:00 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 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||40° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.00 meters/second, 1519.2 km/hour, 944.0 miles/hour or 820.3 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' 02.7"||0.05 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.5"||943.76 mi||west||0° 02' 41.8"||3.09 mi||south||943.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 46.8"||756.28 mi||east||1° 30' 23.2"||103.63 mi||south||766.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Makkah||Wed 8:26 PM||200 km||124 miles||108 nm|| NW|
|Jeddah||Wed 8:26 PM||251 km||156 miles||135 nm|| NW|
|Khamis Mushait||Wed 8:26 PM||264 km||164 miles||142 nm|| SE|
|Port Sudan||Wed 8:26 PM||392 km||244 miles||212 nm|| W|
|Medina||Wed 8:26 PM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm|| NNW|
|Keren||Wed 8:26 PM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| SSW|
|Asmara||Wed 8:26 PM||555 km||345 miles||300 nm|| SSW|
|Al Hudaydah||Wed 8:26 PM||610 km||379 miles||330 nm|| SSE|
|Sana||Wed 8:26 PM||617 km||384 miles||333 nm|| SE|
|Kassala||Wed 8:26 PM||694 km||431 miles||374 nm|| SW|
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