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 17:12:00 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 17:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||24° 58' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.02 meters/second, 1530.1 km/hour, 950.7 miles/hour or 826.2 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"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||south||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.7"||950.53 mi||west||0° 04' 02.9"||4.64 mi||south||950.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 29.0"||750.14 mi||east||2° 01' 00.8"||138.72 mi||south||767.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Wed 6:12 PM||615 km||382 miles||332 nm|| NNW|
|Khartoum||Wed 8:12 PM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm|| ESE|
|Ndjamena||Wed 6:12 PM||1300 km||808 miles||702 nm|| SW|
|Al Jizah||Wed 7:12 PM||1386 km||861 miles||748 nm|| NNE|
|Cairo||Wed 7:12 PM||1390 km||864 miles||751 nm|| NNE|
|Alexandria||Wed 7:12 PM||1456 km||905 miles||786 nm|| NNE|
|Asmara||Wed 8:12 PM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm|| ESE|
|Makkah||Wed 8:12 PM||1578 km||980 miles||852 nm|| ENE|
|Medina||Wed 8:12 PM||1636 km||1017 miles||883 nm|| ENE|
|Juba||Wed 8:12 PM||1710 km||1063 miles||923 nm|| SSE|
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