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 = Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 12:18:00 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: 86%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 00:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.62 meters/second, 1528.6 km/hour, 949.8 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' 24.9"||949.55 mi||West||0° 04' 37.3"||5.30 mi||North||949.34 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 58.9"||753.01 mi||East||1° 25' 52.2"||98.45 mi||North||756.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Sudan||Thu 3:18 AM||310 km||193 miles||167 nm||ENE|
|Khartoum||Thu 3:18 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm||SSW|
|Kassala||Thu 3:18 AM||458 km||284 miles||247 nm||SSE|
|Teseney||Thu 3:18 AM||504 km||313 miles||272 nm||SSE|
|Keren||Thu 3:18 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm||SE|
|Aswan||Thu 2:18 AM||575 km||358 miles||311 nm||NNW|
|Jeddah||Thu 3:18 AM||577 km||359 miles||312 nm||ENE|
|Makkah||Thu 3:18 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm||ENE|
|Asmara||Thu 3:18 AM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm||SE|
|Mendefera||Thu 3:18 AM||666 km||414 miles||359 nm||SE|
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