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 07:48:00 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 07:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 35' ||North|
|Longitude: ||42° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.63 meters/second, 1579.1 km/hour, 981.2 miles/hour or 852.6 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"||16.35 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.35 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 50.5"||981.06 mi||west||0° 08' 28.6"||9.71 mi||north||980.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 25.9"||765.71 mi||east||3° 04' 41.4"||211.64 mi||north||789.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Assab||Wed 10:48 AM||51 km||32 miles||27 nm|| NNE|
|Tadjoura||Wed 10:48 AM||94 km||58 miles||51 nm|| SSE|
|Djibouti||Wed 10:48 AM||126 km||79 miles||68 nm|| SSE|
|Ali Sabieh||Wed 10:48 AM||159 km||99 miles||86 nm|| S|
|Ta'izz||Wed 10:48 AM||191 km||119 miles||103 nm|| NE|
|Al Hudaydah||Wed 10:48 AM||249 km||155 miles||134 nm|| N|
|Aden||Wed 10:48 AM||265 km||165 miles||143 nm|| E|
|Dire Dawa||Wed 10:48 AM||339 km||211 miles||183 nm|| SSW|
|Mek'ele||Wed 10:48 AM||351 km||218 miles||190 nm|| WNW|
|Sana||Wed 10:48 AM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm|| NNE|
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