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, May 8, 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 26' ||North|
|Longitude: ||57° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.87 meters/second, 1579.9 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.1 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' 31.8"||16.36 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.36 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 51.6"||981.62 mi||west||0° 08' 32.4"||9.78 mi||north||981.40 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 01.1"||765.67 mi||east||3° 06' 21.7"||213.55 mi||north||790.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hadibu||Wed 9:48 AM||336 km||209 miles||181 nm|| W|
|Salalah||Wed 10:48 AM||601 km||373 miles||324 nm|| NNW|
|Bosaso||Wed 9:48 AM||873 km||542 miles||471 nm|| W|
|Al Mukalla||Wed 9:48 AM||894 km||556 miles||483 nm|| WNW|
|Muscat||Wed 10:48 AM||1245 km||774 miles||672 nm|| N|
|Aden||Wed 9:48 AM||1316 km||817 miles||710 nm|| W|
|Abu Dhabi||Wed 10:48 AM||1360 km||845 miles||734 nm|| NNW|
|Sana||Wed 9:48 AM||1430 km||888 miles||772 nm|| WNW|
|Dubai||Wed 10:48 AM||1433 km||890 miles||774 nm|| N|
|Djibouti||Wed 9:48 AM||1523 km||946 miles||822 nm|| W|
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