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 1:28:00 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 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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"||940.32 mi||West||0° 02' 18.3"||2.64 mi||North||940.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 15.4"||755.00 mi||East||0° 28' 43.0"||32.93 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.
|Kharga Oasis||Fri 3:28 AM||567 km||353 miles||306 nm||NNE|
|Aswan||Fri 3:28 AM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm||NE|
|Khartoum||Fri 4:28 AM||669 km||415 miles||361 nm||SE|
|Luxor||Fri 3:28 AM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm||NNE|
|Al-Ubayyid||Fri 4:28 AM||827 km||514 miles||446 nm||S|
|Al-Fashir||Fri 4:28 AM||854 km||531 miles||461 nm||SSW|
|Fada||Fri 2:28 AM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm||WSW|
|Port Sudan||Fri 4:28 AM||876 km||544 miles||473 nm||E|
|Hurghada||Fri 3:28 AM||896 km||556 miles||484 nm||NNE|
|Kosti||Fri 4:28 AM||910 km||565 miles||491 nm||SSE|
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