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 16:26:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||24° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.81 meters/second, 1518.5 km/hour, 943.6 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' 00.1"||943.33 mi||west||0° 01' 47.5"||2.06 mi||south||943.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 36.6"||751.30 mi||east||1° 08' 24.1"||78.42 mi||south||758.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Tue 5:26 PM||476 km||295 miles||257 nm|| NNW|
|Khartoum||Tue 7:26 PM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm|| ESE|
|Al Jizah||Tue 6:26 PM||1291 km||802 miles||697 nm|| NNE|
|Cairo||Tue 6:26 PM||1295 km||805 miles||699 nm|| NNE|
|Ndjamena||Tue 5:26 PM||1342 km||834 miles||725 nm|| SW|
|Alexandria||Tue 6:26 PM||1349 km||838 miles||728 nm|| NNE|
|Makkah||Tue 7:26 PM||1598 km||993 miles||863 nm|| E|
|Asmara||Tue 7:26 PM||1614 km||1003 miles||871 nm|| ESE|
|Medina||Tue 7:26 PM||1627 km||1011 miles||879 nm|| ENE|
|Bethlehem||Tue 6:26 PM||1672 km||1039 miles||903 nm|| NE|
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