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 00:40:00 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 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||40° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.59 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 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' 00.1"||940.58 mi||west||0° 02' 22.8"||2.73 mi||north||940.47 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 04.1"||755.01 mi||east||0° 30' 31.9"||35.01 mi||north||754.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Makkah||Fri 3:40 AM||111 km||69 miles||60 nm|| NNW|
|Jeddah||Fri 3:40 AM||156 km||97 miles||84 nm|| NW|
|Port Sudan||Fri 3:40 AM||332 km||206 miles||179 nm|| WSW|
|Khamis Mushait||Fri 3:40 AM||358 km||223 miles||193 nm|| SE|
|Medina||Fri 3:40 AM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm|| N|
|Keren||Fri 3:40 AM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm|| SSW|
|Asmara||Fri 3:40 AM||590 km||367 miles||319 nm|| SSW|
|Kassala||Fri 3:40 AM||693 km||430 miles||374 nm|| SW|
|Al Hudaydah||Fri 3:40 AM||695 km||432 miles||375 nm|| SSE|
|Teseney||Fri 3:40 AM||709 km||441 miles||383 nm|| SSW|
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