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 01:28:00 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 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||28° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.50 meters/second, 1513.8 km/hour, 940.6 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"||0.04 mi||north||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 59.5"||940.38 mi||west||0° 02' 18.2"||2.64 mi||north||940.26 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 15.7"||755.06 mi||east||0° 28' 40.4"||32.88 mi||north||754.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Fri 3:28 AM||682 km||424 miles||368 nm|| NW|
|Khartoum||Fri 4:28 AM||686 km||426 miles||370 nm|| SE|
|Port Sudan||Fri 4:28 AM||904 km||561 miles||488 nm|| E|
|Hurghada||Fri 3:28 AM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| NE|
|Kassala||Fri 4:28 AM||998 km||620 miles||539 nm|| ESE|
|Al Jizah||Fri 3:28 AM||1080 km||671 miles||583 nm|| NNE|
|Cairo||Fri 3:28 AM||1084 km||674 miles||585 nm|| NNE|
|Jeddah||Fri 4:28 AM||1100 km||684 miles||594 nm|| E|
|Makkah||Fri 4:28 AM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm|| E|
|Alexandria||Fri 3:28 AM||1189 km||739 miles||642 nm|| N|
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