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 = Friday, October 5, 2012 at 12:20:00 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: 80%
|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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.64 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"||940.61 mi||West||0° 02' 24.7"||2.77 mi||North||940.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 59.0"||754.93 mi||East||0° 31' 21.0"||35.95 mi||North||754.49 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||367 km||228 miles||198 nm||SW|
|Riyadh||Fri 3:20 AM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm||NNE|
|Sana||Fri 3:20 AM||582 km||362 miles||314 nm||SSW|
|Makkah||Fri 3:20 AM||590 km||367 miles||319 nm||W|
|Jeddah||Fri 3:20 AM||654 km||407 miles||353 nm||WNW|
|Buraidah||Fri 3:20 AM||663 km||412 miles||358 nm||NNW|
|Al Hudaydah||Fri 3:20 AM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm||SSW|
|Hofuf||Fri 3:20 AM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm||NE|
|Medina||Fri 3:20 AM||736 km||457 miles||397 nm||NW|
|Al Mukalla||Fri 3:20 AM||772 km||480 miles||417 nm||SSE|
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