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 01:30:00 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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||28° 09' ||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' 59.4"||940.37 mi||west||0° 02' 17.9"||2.64 mi||north||940.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 16.1"||755.06 mi||east||0° 28' 35.8"||32.79 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 3:30 AM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm|| NW|
|Khartoum||Fri 4:30 AM||718 km||446 miles||387 nm|| SE|
|Hurghada||Fri 3:30 AM||940 km||584 miles||508 nm|| NE|
|Port Sudan||Fri 4:30 AM||954 km||593 miles||515 nm|| E|
|Al Jizah||Fri 3:30 AM||1093 km||679 miles||590 nm|| NNE|
|Cairo||Fri 3:30 AM||1097 km||681 miles||592 nm|| NNE|
|Jeddah||Fri 4:30 AM||1150 km||715 miles||621 nm|| E|
|Alexandria||Fri 3:30 AM||1195 km||743 miles||645 nm|| N|
|Makkah||Fri 4:30 AM||1217 km||756 miles||657 nm|| E|
|Medina||Fri 4:30 AM||1256 km||781 miles||678 nm|| ENE|
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