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 00:50:00 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 00:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||37° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.57 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 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' 00.0"||940.54 mi||west||0° 02' 21.8"||2.71 mi||north||940.42 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 06.6"||755.02 mi||east||0° 30' 08.8"||34.57 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.
|Port Sudan||Fri 3:50 AM||119 km||74 miles||64 nm|| SSW|
|Jeddah||Fri 3:50 AM||177 km||110 miles||95 nm|| NE|
|Makkah||Fri 3:50 AM||230 km||143 miles||124 nm|| ENE|
|Medina||Fri 3:50 AM||474 km||295 miles||256 nm|| NNE|
|Keren||Fri 3:50 AM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| S|
|Kassala||Fri 3:50 AM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm|| SSW|
|Asmara||Fri 3:50 AM||586 km||364 miles||317 nm|| SSE|
|Teseney||Fri 3:50 AM||612 km||380 miles||330 nm|| SSW|
|Khartoum||Fri 3:50 AM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm|| SW|
|Mek'ele||Fri 3:50 AM||797 km||495 miles||430 nm|| SSE|
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