Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Friday, October 5, 2012 at 1:20:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 79%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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"||940.35 mi||West||0° 02' 19.1"||2.66 mi||North||940.24 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 13.5"||754.99 mi||East||0° 29' 01.6"||33.28 mi||North||754.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Aswan||Fri 3:20 AM||447 km||278 miles||241 nm||NNE|
|Kharga Oasis||Fri 3:20 AM||543 km||337 miles||293 nm||N|
|Khartoum||Fri 4:20 AM||575 km||357 miles||311 nm||SSE|
|Luxor||Fri 3:20 AM||600 km||373 miles||324 nm||NNE|
|Port Sudan||Fri 4:20 AM||675 km||419 miles||364 nm||E|
|Kassala||Fri 4:20 AM||815 km||507 miles||440 nm||SE|
|Al-Ubayyid||Fri 4:20 AM||817 km||508 miles||441 nm||S|
|Teseney||Fri 4:20 AM||861 km||535 miles||465 nm||SE|
|Jeddah||Fri 4:20 AM||873 km||542 miles||471 nm||E|
|Makkah||Fri 4:20 AM||934 km||580 miles||504 nm||E|
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