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, March 19, 2013 at 16:16:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 16:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||26° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.80 meters/second, 1518.5 km/hour, 943.5 miles/hour or 819.9 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' 30.9"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.0"||943.30 mi||west||0° 01' 46.6"||2.04 mi||south||943.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 38.7"||751.31 mi||east||1° 08' 02.1"||78.00 mi||south||757.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Tue 5:16 PM||593 km||369 miles||320 nm|| NW|
|Khartoum||Tue 7:16 PM||770 km||479 miles||416 nm|| SE|
|Al Jizah||Tue 6:16 PM||1182 km||734 miles||638 nm|| NNE|
|Cairo||Tue 6:16 PM||1186 km||737 miles||640 nm|| NNE|
|Alexandria||Tue 6:16 PM||1271 km||790 miles||686 nm|| NNE|
|Jeddah||Tue 7:16 PM||1281 km||796 miles||692 nm|| E|
|Makkah||Tue 7:16 PM||1347 km||837 miles||727 nm|| E|
|Asmara||Tue 7:16 PM||1374 km||854 miles||742 nm|| ESE|
|Medina||Tue 7:16 PM||1391 km||865 miles||751 nm|| ENE|
|Bethlehem||Tue 6:16 PM||1529 km||950 miles||826 nm|| NNE|
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