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, March 17, 2013 at 14:30:00 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: 31%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 14:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||29° 20' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.10 meters/second, 1523.2 km/hour, 946.5 miles/hour or 822.4 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"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||north||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.2"||946.23 mi||west||0° 02' 53.8"||3.32 mi||north||946.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 16.0"||758.71 mi||east||0° 43' 43.5"||50.13 mi||north||758.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khartoum||Sun 5:30 PM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm|| SE|
|Port Sudan||Sun 5:30 PM||827 km||514 miles||446 nm|| E|
|Kassala||Sun 5:30 PM||877 km||545 miles||474 nm|| ESE|
|Teseney||Sun 5:30 PM||921 km||572 miles||497 nm|| ESE|
|Hurghada||Sun 4:30 PM||967 km||601 miles||522 nm|| NNE|
|Jeddah||Sun 5:30 PM||1047 km||651 miles||565 nm|| ENE|
|Makkah||Sun 5:30 PM||1112 km||691 miles||601 nm|| ENE|
|Asmara||Sun 5:30 PM||1122 km||697 miles||606 nm|| ESE|
|Al Jizah||Sun 4:30 PM||1173 km||729 miles||633 nm|| N|
|Cairo||Sun 4:30 PM||1177 km||731 miles||635 nm|| N|
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