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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 06:48:00 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: 7%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 44' ||North|
|Longitude: ||45° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.33 meters/second, 1599.6 km/hour, 993.9 miles/hour or 863.7 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' 32.2"||16.57 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 08.8"||993.87 mi||west||0° 09' 51.4"||11.29 mi||north||993.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 11' 21.6"||765.08 mi||east||3° 42' 11.0"||254.53 mi||north||802.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hargeisa||Tue 9:48 AM||223 km||138 miles||120 nm|| WNW|
|Djibouti||Tue 9:48 AM||438 km||272 miles||236 nm|| NW|
|Ali Sabieh||Tue 9:48 AM||442 km||275 miles||239 nm|| NW|
|Dire Dawa||Tue 9:48 AM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm|| WNW|
|Bosaso||Tue 9:48 AM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm|| NE|
|Aden||Tue 9:48 AM||464 km||288 miles||251 nm|| NNW|
|Tadjoura||Tue 9:48 AM||474 km||294 miles||256 nm|| NW|
|Ta'izz||Tue 9:48 AM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm|| NNW|
|Assab||Tue 9:48 AM||587 km||364 miles||317 nm|| NW|
|Adama||Tue 9:48 AM||731 km||454 miles||395 nm|| W|
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