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, October 4, 2012 at 00:10:00 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 Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||35° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.64 meters/second, 1528.7 km/hour, 949.9 miles/hour or 825.4 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"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 25.2"||949.67 mi||west||0° 04' 37.8"||5.31 mi||north||949.46 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 56.0"||753.06 mi||east||1° 26' 07.4"||98.74 mi||north||756.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Sudan||Thu 3:10 AM||143 km||89 miles||77 nm|| ENE|
|Kassala||Thu 3:10 AM||402 km||250 miles||217 nm|| S|
|Jeddah||Thu 3:10 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| NE|
|Teseney||Thu 3:10 AM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm|| S|
|Keren||Thu 3:10 AM||448 km||278 miles||242 nm|| SE|
|Makkah||Thu 3:10 AM||479 km||297 miles||258 nm|| NE|
|Asmara||Thu 3:10 AM||518 km||322 miles||280 nm|| SE|
|Khartoum||Thu 3:10 AM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm|| SW|
|Medina||Thu 3:10 AM||706 km||439 miles||381 nm|| NNE|
|Khamis Mushait||Thu 3:10 AM||717 km||445 miles||387 nm|| E|
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