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 00:28:00 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: 79%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||43° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.62 meters/second, 1514.2 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' 02.3"||0.05 mi||north||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.3"||940.64 mi||west||0° 02' 23.8"||2.75 mi||north||940.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 01.3"||754.99 mi||east||0° 30' 59.9"||35.54 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.
|Makkah||Fri 3:28 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm|| WNW|
|Jeddah||Fri 3:28 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| WNW|
|Medina||Fri 3:28 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm|| NW|
|Sana||Fri 3:28 AM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm|| SSE|
|Riyadh||Fri 3:28 AM||588 km||366 miles||318 nm|| NE|
|Port Sudan||Fri 3:28 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| W|
|Al Hudaydah||Fri 3:28 AM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm|| S|
|Keren||Fri 3:28 AM||722 km||448 miles||390 nm|| SW|
|Asmara||Fri 3:28 AM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm|| SW|
|Ta'izz||Fri 3:28 AM||772 km||480 miles||417 nm|| S|
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