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 00:58:00 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 00:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||35° 53' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.56 meters/second, 1514.0 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° 30' 59.8"||940.51 mi||west||0° 02' 21.0"||2.70 mi||north||940.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 08.5"||755.03 mi||east||0° 29' 50.1"||34.21 mi||north||754.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Sudan||Fri 3:58 AM||172 km||107 miles||93 nm|| SE|
|Jeddah||Fri 3:58 AM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm|| ENE|
|Makkah||Fri 3:58 AM||420 km||261 miles||227 nm|| ENE|
|Kassala||Fri 3:58 AM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm|| S|
|Medina||Fri 3:58 AM||580 km||361 miles||313 nm|| NE|
|Keren||Fri 3:58 AM||591 km||368 miles||319 nm|| SSE|
|Teseney||Fri 3:58 AM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm|| S|
|Khartoum||Fri 3:58 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| SSW|
|Asmara||Fri 3:58 AM||659 km||410 miles||356 nm|| SSE|
|Khamis Mushait||Fri 3:58 AM||760 km||472 miles||410 nm|| ESE|
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