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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 00:20:00 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: 80%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||45° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.63 meters/second, 1514.3 km/hour, 940.9 miles/hour or 817.6 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' 30.9"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||north||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.3"||940.67 mi||west||0° 02' 24.6"||2.76 mi||north||940.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 59.4"||754.99 mi||east||0° 31' 18.4"||35.90 mi||north||754.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khamis Mushait||Fri 3:20 AM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm|| SW|
|Riyadh||Fri 3:20 AM||490 km||304 miles||264 nm|| NNE|
|Makkah||Fri 3:20 AM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm|| WNW|
|Sana||Fri 3:20 AM||577 km||359 miles||312 nm|| S|
|Jeddah||Fri 3:20 AM||625 km||388 miles||337 nm|| WNW|
|Buraidah||Fri 3:20 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm|| N|
|Al Hudaydah||Fri 3:20 AM||671 km||417 miles||362 nm|| SSW|
|Hofuf||Fri 3:20 AM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| NE|
|Medina||Fri 3:20 AM||714 km||444 miles||386 nm|| NW|
|Ta'izz||Fri 3:20 AM||775 km||481 miles||418 nm|| S|
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