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 08:36:00 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 08:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||30° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.43 meters/second, 1578.3 km/hour, 980.7 miles/hour or 852.2 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' 31.7"||16.35 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.35 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 49.8"||980.62 mi||west||0° 08' 25.4"||9.65 mi||north||980.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 46.0"||765.75 mi||east||3° 03' 20.6"||210.09 mi||north||789.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Malakal||Wed 11:36 AM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm|| SSE|
|Khartoum||Wed 11:36 AM||365 km||227 miles||197 nm|| NNE|
|Wau||Wed 11:36 AM||641 km||398 miles||346 nm|| SSW|
|Kassala||Wed 11:36 AM||663 km||412 miles||358 nm|| ENE|
|Teseney||Wed 11:36 AM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm|| ENE|
|Juba||Wed 11:36 AM||870 km||541 miles||470 nm|| S|
|Keren||Wed 11:36 AM||879 km||546 miles||475 nm|| ENE|
|Asmara||Wed 11:36 AM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| ENE|
|Mek'ele||Wed 11:36 AM||929 km||577 miles||501 nm|| E|
|Addis Ababa||Wed 11:36 AM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm|| ESE|
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