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 17:16:00 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: 60%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||23° 60' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.03 meters/second, 1530.1 km/hour, 950.8 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' 13.8"||950.55 mi||west||0° 04' 03.1"||4.65 mi||south||950.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 28.0"||750.14 mi||east||2° 01' 09.1"||138.88 mi||south||767.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Wed 6:16 PM||595 km||369 miles||321 nm|| N|
|Al-Fashir||Wed 8:16 PM||598 km||372 miles||323 nm|| SSE|
|Al-Ubayyid||Wed 8:16 PM||915 km||569 miles||494 nm|| SE|
|Khartoum||Wed 8:16 PM||977 km||607 miles||527 nm|| ESE|
|Ndjamena||Wed 6:16 PM||1216 km||756 miles||657 nm|| SW|
|Al Jizah||Wed 7:16 PM||1434 km||891 miles||774 nm|| NNE|
|Cairo||Wed 7:16 PM||1438 km||894 miles||777 nm|| NNE|
|Alexandria||Wed 7:16 PM||1493 km||928 miles||806 nm|| NNE|
|Asmara||Wed 8:16 PM||1637 km||1017 miles||884 nm|| ESE|
|Makkah||Wed 8:16 PM||1677 km||1042 miles||906 nm|| ENE|
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