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 1:50:00 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 01:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.46 meters/second, 1513.7 km/hour, 940.5 miles/hour or 817.3 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' 59.1"||940.22 mi||West||0° 02' 16.1"||2.60 mi||North||940.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 20.5"||755.02 mi||East||0° 27' 51.9"||31.95 mi||North||754.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Fri 3:50 AM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm||N|
|Fada||Fri 2:50 AM||429 km||266 miles||232 nm||SSW|
|Faya-Largeau||Fri 2:50 AM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm||WSW|
|Abéché||Fri 2:50 AM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm||SSW|
|Siwa Oasis||Fri 3:50 AM||977 km||607 miles||528 nm||N|
|Khartoum||Fri 4:50 AM||1095 km||680 miles||591 nm||ESE|
|Cairo||Fri 3:50 AM||1302 km||809 miles||703 nm||NE|
|Ndjamena||Fri 2:50 AM||1305 km||811 miles||704 nm||SW|
|Alexandria||Fri 3:50 AM||1341 km||833 miles||724 nm||NNE|
|Makkah||Fri 4:50 AM||1685 km||1047 miles||910 nm||E|
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