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 16:26:00 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: 59%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||36° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.88 meters/second, 1529.6 km/hour, 950.4 miles/hour or 825.9 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' 31.1"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.08 mi||south||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.1"||950.23 mi||west||0° 03' 58.7"||4.56 mi||south||950.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 41.1"||750.13 mi||east||1° 59' 26.5"||136.92 mi||south||766.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Sudan||Wed 7:26 PM||140 km||87 miles||76 nm|| ENE|
|Kassala||Wed 7:26 PM||386 km||240 miles||208 nm|| S|
|Teseney||Wed 7:26 PM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm|| S|
|Keren||Wed 7:26 PM||429 km||266 miles||231 nm|| SE|
|Jeddah||Wed 7:26 PM||429 km||267 miles||232 nm|| NE|
|Makkah||Wed 7:26 PM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm|| NE|
|Asmara||Wed 7:26 PM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm|| SE|
|Khartoum||Wed 7:26 PM||528 km||328 miles||285 nm|| SW|
|Mek'ele||Wed 7:26 PM||701 km||435 miles||378 nm|| SSE|
|Khamis Mushait||Wed 7:26 PM||704 km||437 miles||380 nm|| E|
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