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 12:30:00 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: 79%
|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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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' 00.2"||940.57 mi||West||0° 02' 23.7"||2.75 mi||North||940.45 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 01.4"||754.94 mi||East||0° 30' 57.9"||35.50 mi||North||754.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khamis Mushait||Fri 3:30 AM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm||S|
|Makkah||Fri 3:30 AM||340 km||211 miles||184 nm||WNW|
|Jeddah||Fri 3:30 AM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm||WNW|
|Medina||Fri 3:30 AM||556 km||346 miles||300 nm||NW|
|Sana||Fri 3:30 AM||586 km||364 miles||317 nm||SSE|
|Riyadh||Fri 3:30 AM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm||NE|
|Port Sudan||Fri 3:30 AM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm||W|
|Al Hudaydah||Fri 3:30 AM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm||S|
|Buraidah||Fri 3:30 AM||656 km||407 miles||354 nm||N|
|Keren||Fri 3:30 AM||706 km||439 miles||381 nm||SW|
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