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 17:26:00 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: 60%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||21° 35' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.06 meters/second, 1530.2 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"||950.62 mi||west||0° 04' 04.0"||4.66 mi||south||950.82 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 25.4"||750.14 mi||east||2° 01' 29.6"||139.27 mi||south||767.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Wed 6:26 PM||617 km||384 miles||333 nm|| NNE|
|Ndjamena||Wed 6:26 PM||1023 km||636 miles||552 nm|| SW|
|Khartoum||Wed 8:26 PM||1219 km||758 miles||658 nm|| ESE|
|Cairo||Wed 7:26 PM||1578 km||980 miles||852 nm|| NE|
|Kano||Wed 6:26 PM||1593 km||990 miles||860 nm|| WSW|
|Alexandria||Wed 7:26 PM||1607 km||999 miles||868 nm|| NNE|
|Bangui||Wed 6:26 PM||1636 km||1017 miles||884 nm|| SSW|
|Tripoli||Wed 6:26 PM||1767 km||1098 miles||954 nm|| NNW|
|Abuja||Wed 6:26 PM||1886 km||1172 miles||1019 nm|| WSW|
|Asmara||Wed 8:26 PM||1887 km||1173 miles||1019 nm|| E|
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