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 Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 17:24:00 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: 87%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 53' ||North|
|Longitude: ||52° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.99 meters/second, 1591.2 km/hour, 988.7 miles/hour or 859.2 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' 33.0"||16.48 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 08.4"||988.61 mi||west||0° 09' 18.10"||10.67 mi||north||988.41 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 03.8"||736.06 mi||east||3° 28' 13.6"||238.58 mi||north||769.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bosaso||Sat 8:24 PM||358 km||222 miles||193 nm|| W|
|Salalah||Sat 9:24 PM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm|| NNE|
|Aden||Sat 8:24 PM||838 km||521 miles||452 nm|| WNW|
|Hargeisa||Sat 8:24 PM||928 km||576 miles||501 nm|| W|
|Djibouti||Sat 8:24 PM||1017 km||632 miles||549 nm|| W|
|Sana||Sat 8:24 PM||1019 km||633 miles||550 nm|| WNW|
|Mogadishu||Sat 8:24 PM||1252 km||778 miles||676 nm|| SW|
|Addis Ababa||Sat 8:24 PM||1513 km||940 miles||817 nm|| W|
|Abu Dhabi||Sat 9:24 PM||1517 km||942 miles||819 nm|| N|
|Asmara||Sat 8:24 PM||1543 km||959 miles||833 nm|| WNW|
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