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 Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 01:20:00 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||42° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.07 meters/second, 1508.6 km/hour, 937.4 miles/hour or 814.6 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' 30.7"||15.62 mi||west||0° 00' 00.0"||0.00 mi||north||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.5"||937.16 mi||west||0° 00' 00.6"||0.01 mi||south||937.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 35.6"||756.26 mi||east||0° 27' 19.5"||31.34 mi||south||758.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Makkah||Sat 4:20 AM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm|| W|
|Jeddah||Sat 4:20 AM||321 km||200 miles||173 nm|| W|
|Medina||Sat 4:20 AM||466 km||290 miles||252 nm|| NW|
|Port Sudan||Sat 4:20 AM||545 km||339 miles||295 nm|| WSW|
|Riyadh||Sat 4:20 AM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm|| NE|
|Sana||Sat 4:20 AM||662 km||411 miles||358 nm|| SSE|
|Al Hudaydah||Sat 4:20 AM||693 km||431 miles||374 nm|| S|
|Keren||Sat 4:20 AM||704 km||437 miles||380 nm|| SW|
|Asmara||Sat 4:20 AM||719 km||447 miles||388 nm|| SSW|
|Ta'izz||Sat 4:20 AM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| SSE|
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