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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, October 5, 2012 at 1:28:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 79%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 33' North, Longitude: 28° 54' 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.68 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 miNorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.5"940.32 miWest0° 02' 18.3"2.64 miNorth940.20 mi
24 hours11° 39' 15.4"755.00 miEast0° 28' 43.0"32.93 miNorth754.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kharga OasisFri 3:28 AM567 km353 miles306 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AswanFri 3:28 AM569 km353 miles307 nmNortheast NE
KhartoumFri 4:28 AM669 km415 miles361 nmSoutheast SE
KufraFri 3:28 AM705 km438 miles381 nmNorthwest NW
Al-UbayyidFri 4:28 AM827 km514 miles446 nmSouth S
Port SudanFri 4:28 AM876 km544 miles473 nmEast E
KassalaFri 4:28 AM974 km605 miles526 nmSoutheast SE
Siwa OasisFri 3:28 AM1018 km632 miles550 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TeseneyFri 4:28 AM1018 km633 miles550 nmSoutheast SE
JeddahFri 4:28 AM1072 km666 miles579 nmEast E

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