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 01:08:00 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 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||33° 28' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.54 meters/second, 1513.9 km/hour, 940.7 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' 59.6"||940.46 mi||west||0° 02' 20.1"||2.68 mi||north||940.35 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 10.9"||755.04 mi||east||0° 29' 27.0"||33.77 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 4:08 AM||405 km||251 miles||219 nm|| ESE|
|Khartoum||Fri 4:08 AM||555 km||345 miles||299 nm|| S|
|Jeddah||Fri 4:08 AM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm|| ENE|
|Kassala||Fri 4:08 AM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm|| SSE|
|Makkah||Fri 4:08 AM||667 km||415 miles||360 nm|| E|
|Teseney||Fri 4:08 AM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm|| SSE|
|Keren||Fri 4:08 AM||745 km||463 miles||402 nm|| SE|
|Hurghada||Fri 3:08 AM||745 km||463 miles||403 nm|| N|
|Medina||Fri 4:08 AM||767 km||477 miles||414 nm|| NE|
|Asmara||Fri 4:08 AM||816 km||507 miles||441 nm|| SE|
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