Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 5:36:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 28%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:56 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, August 17, 2012 at 3:56 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.54 meters/second, 1503.2 km/hour, 934.0 miles/hour or 811.6 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' 30.2"||15.57 mi||West||0° 00' 00.4"||0.01 mi||North||15.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 15.5"||933.67 mi||West||0° 00' 22.8"||0.44 mi||North||933.65 mi|
|24 hours||11° 58' 09.9"||770.58 mi||East||0° 19' 26.8"||22.30 mi||South||771.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Aswan||Sun 7:36 AM||386 km||240 miles||208 nm||NE|
|Kharga Oasis||Sun 7:36 AM||439 km||272 miles||237 nm||N|
|Luxor||Sun 7:36 AM||519 km||323 miles||280 nm||NNE|
|Asyut||Sun 7:36 AM||636 km||395 miles||344 nm||N|
|Khartoum||Sun 8:36 AM||688 km||427 miles||371 nm||SSE|
|Port Sudan||Sun 8:36 AM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm||ESE|
|Kufra||Sun 7:36 AM||790 km||491 miles||427 nm||WNW|
|Jeddah||Sun 8:36 AM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm||E|
|Al-Ubayyid||Sun 8:36 AM||918 km||571 miles||496 nm||S|
|Kassala||Sun 8:36 AM||920 km||571 miles||497 nm||SE|
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