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 1:30:00 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 01:30:00 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' 59.4"||940.31 mi||West||0° 02' 18.0"||2.64 mi||North||940.19 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 15.8"||755.00 mi||East||0° 28' 38.5"||32.84 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 3:30 AM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm||NNE|
|Aswan||Fri 3:30 AM||606 km||376 miles||327 nm||NE|
|Kufra||Fri 3:30 AM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm||NW|
|Khartoum||Fri 4:30 AM||699 km||435 miles||378 nm||SE|
|Al-Ubayyid||Fri 4:30 AM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm||SSE|
|Port Sudan||Fri 4:30 AM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm||E|
|Siwa Oasis||Fri 3:30 AM||1002 km||623 miles||541 nm||NNW|
|Kassala||Fri 4:30 AM||1016 km||632 miles||549 nm||ESE|
|Faya-Largeau||Fri 2:30 AM||1022 km||635 miles||552 nm||WSW|
|Cairo||Fri 3:30 AM||1089 km||677 miles||588 nm||NNE|
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