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 01:18:00 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 01:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||31° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.52 meters/second, 1513.9 km/hour, 940.7 miles/hour or 817.4 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"||940.42 mi||west||0° 02' 19.2"||2.66 mi||north||940.30 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 13.2"||755.05 mi||east||0° 29' 03.7"||33.33 mi||north||754.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khartoum||Fri 4:18 AM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm|| SSE|
|Port Sudan||Fri 4:18 AM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm|| E|
|Hurghada||Fri 3:18 AM||795 km||494 miles||429 nm|| NNE|
|Kassala||Fri 4:18 AM||799 km||497 miles||431 nm|| SE|
|Teseney||Fri 4:18 AM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm|| SE|
|Jeddah||Fri 4:18 AM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm|| E|
|Makkah||Fri 4:18 AM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm|| E|
|Keren||Fri 4:18 AM||944 km||586 miles||510 nm|| ESE|
|Medina||Fri 4:18 AM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| ENE|
|Asmara||Fri 4:18 AM||1015 km||630 miles||548 nm|| ESE|
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