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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, September 7, 2012 at 2:30:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 64%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, August 31, 2012 at 2:00 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 7, 2012 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 57' North, Longitude: 32° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.21 meters/second, 1520.0 km/hour, 944.5 miles/hour or 820.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.74 miWest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 miNorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.2"944.15 miWest0° 03' 47.5"4.35 miNorth943.97 mi
24 hours11° 36' 33.8"754.96 miEast1° 05' 05.9"74.64 miNorth756.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port SudanFri 5:30 AM455 km283 miles246 nmEast E
AswanFri 4:30 AM458 km285 miles247 nmNorth N
KhartoumFri 5:30 AM483 km300 miles261 nmSouth S
KassalaFri 5:30 AM622 km387 miles336 nmSoutheast SE
LuxorFri 4:30 AM636 km395 miles343 nmNorth N
Kharga OasisFri 4:30 AM653 km406 miles352 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TeseneyFri 5:30 AM669 km416 miles361 nmSoutheast SE
JeddahFri 5:30 AM677 km421 miles366 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakkahFri 5:30 AM735 km456 miles397 nmEast-northeast ENE
KerenFri 5:30 AM749 km465 miles404 nmSoutheast SE

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