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, March 20, 2013 at 16:02:00 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: 59%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 16:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||41° 54' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.82 meters/second, 1529.3 km/hour, 950.3 miles/hour or 825.8 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' 31.1"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||south||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.0"||950.08 mi||west||0° 03' 56.7"||4.52 mi||south||950.28 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 47.4"||750.13 mi||east||1° 58' 37.2"||135.97 mi||south||766.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Makkah||Wed 7:02 PM||351 km||218 miles||190 nm|| NW|
|Jeddah||Wed 7:02 PM||402 km||250 miles||217 nm|| NW|
|Sana||Wed 7:02 PM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm|| SSE|
|Al Hudaydah||Wed 7:02 PM||472 km||294 miles||255 nm|| SSE|
|Port Sudan||Wed 7:02 PM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm|| W|
|Keren||Wed 7:02 PM||508 km||315 miles||274 nm|| SW|
|Asmara||Wed 7:02 PM||510 km||317 miles||275 nm|| SW|
|Ta'izz||Wed 7:02 PM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm|| SSE|
|Medina||Wed 7:02 PM||656 km||407 miles||354 nm|| NNW|
|Mek'ele||Wed 7:02 PM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm|| SSW|
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