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 01:00:00 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 01:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||35° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.55 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' 59.7"||940.50 mi||west||0° 02' 20.9"||2.69 mi||north||940.38 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 08.9"||755.03 mi||east||0° 29' 45.5"||34.12 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 4:00 AM||215 km||133 miles||116 nm|| ESE|
|Jeddah||Fri 4:00 AM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm|| ENE|
|Makkah||Fri 4:00 AM||469 km||292 miles||253 nm|| ENE|
|Kassala||Fri 4:00 AM||572 km||355 miles||309 nm|| S|
|Teseney||Fri 4:00 AM||614 km||382 miles||332 nm|| SSE|
|Medina||Fri 4:00 AM||614 km||382 miles||332 nm|| NE|
|Keren||Fri 4:00 AM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm|| SSE|
|Khartoum||Fri 4:00 AM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm|| SSW|
|Asmara||Fri 4:00 AM||686 km||426 miles||370 nm|| SSE|
|Hurghada||Fri 3:00 AM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm|| NNW|
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