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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 09:36:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||27° 46' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.11 meters/second, 1555.6 km/hour, 966.6 miles/hour or 840.0 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' 31.3"||16.11 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||north||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 23.7"||966.45 mi||west||0° 06' 39.1"||7.62 mi||north||966.21 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 05.9"||766.54 mi||east||2° 17' 13.7"||157.29 mi||north||778.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khartoum||Thu 12:36 PM||511 km||318 miles||276 nm|| E|
|Malakal||Thu 12:36 PM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm|| SSE|
|Wau||Thu 12:36 PM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm|| S|
|Kassala||Thu 12:36 PM||927 km||576 miles||500 nm|| E|
|Teseney||Thu 12:36 PM||957 km||595 miles||517 nm|| E|
|Asmara||Thu 12:36 PM||1199 km||745 miles||647 nm|| E|
|Juba||Thu 12:36 PM||1288 km||800 miles||695 nm|| SSE|
|Jeddah||Thu 12:36 PM||1354 km||841 miles||731 nm|| ENE|
|Makkah||Thu 12:36 PM||1412 km||877 miles||762 nm|| ENE|
|Addis Ababa||Thu 12:36 PM||1413 km||878 miles||763 nm|| ESE|
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