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 1:38:00 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 01:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.48 meters/second, 1513.7 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' 59.3"||940.27 mi||West||0° 02' 17.4"||2.62 mi||North||940.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 17.7"||755.01 mi||East||0° 28' 19.9"||32.48 mi||North||754.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Fri 3:38 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm||NW|
|Fada||Fri 2:38 AM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm||SW|
|Kharga Oasis||Fri 3:38 AM||683 km||424 miles||369 nm||NE|
|Al-Fashir||Fri 4:38 AM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm||S|
|Faya-Largeau||Fri 2:38 AM||829 km||515 miles||447 nm||WSW|
|Khartoum||Fri 4:38 AM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm||SE|
|Luxor||Fri 3:38 AM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm||NE|
|Al-Ubayyid||Fri 4:38 AM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm||SSE|
|Abéché||Fri 2:38 AM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm||SW|
|Al Jizah||Fri 3:38 AM||1151 km||715 miles||621 nm||NNE|
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