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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 1:30:00 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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 33' North, Longitude: 28° 25' 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' 59.4"940.31 miWest0° 02' 18.0"2.64 miNorth940.19 mi
24 hours11° 39' 15.8"755.00 miEast0° 28' 38.5"32.84 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 3:30 AM584 km363 miles315 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AswanFri 3:30 AM606 km376 miles327 nmNortheast NE
KufraFri 3:30 AM665 km413 miles359 nmNorthwest NW
KhartoumFri 4:30 AM699 km435 miles378 nmSoutheast SE
LuxorFri 3:30 AM715 km444 miles386 nmNortheast NE
FadaFri 2:30 AM811 km504 miles438 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al-FashirFri 4:30 AM833 km517 miles450 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-UbayyidFri 4:30 AM837 km520 miles452 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HurghadaFri 3:30 AM924 km574 miles499 nmNortheast NE
Port SudanFri 4:30 AM926 km575 miles500 nmEast E

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