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 00:30:00 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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||42° 40' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.61 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"||940.63 mi||west||0° 02' 23.7"||2.75 mi||north||940.51 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 01.7"||755.00 mi||east||0° 30' 55.3"||35.46 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 3:30 AM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm|| S|
|Makkah||Fri 3:30 AM||313 km||195 miles||169 nm|| WNW|
|Jeddah||Fri 3:30 AM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm|| WNW|
|Medina||Fri 3:30 AM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm|| NW|
|Port Sudan||Fri 3:30 AM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| W|
|Sana||Fri 3:30 AM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| SSE|
|Riyadh||Fri 3:30 AM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm|| NE|
|Al Hudaydah||Fri 3:30 AM||633 km||393 miles||342 nm|| S|
|Buraidah||Fri 3:30 AM||661 km||410 miles||357 nm|| NNE|
|Keren||Fri 3:30 AM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm|| SW|
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