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 01:28:00 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 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||40° 17' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.06 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' 01.3"||0.03 mi||south||937.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 36.0"||756.27 mi||east||0° 27' 38.5"||31.69 mi||south||758.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Makkah||Sat 4:28 AM||66 km||41 miles||36 nm|| NW|
|Jeddah||Sat 4:28 AM||127 km||79 miles||69 nm|| WNW|
|Port Sudan||Sat 4:28 AM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm|| WSW|
|Medina||Sat 4:28 AM||388 km||241 miles||209 nm|| N|
|Keren||Sat 4:28 AM||612 km||380 miles||331 nm|| SSW|
|Asmara||Sat 4:28 AM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm|| SSW|
|Kassala||Sat 4:28 AM||741 km||461 miles||400 nm|| SW|
|Al Hudaydah||Sat 4:28 AM||745 km||463 miles||402 nm|| SSE|
|Sana||Sat 4:28 AM||753 km||468 miles||406 nm|| SE|
|Teseney||Sat 4:28 AM||759 km||472 miles||410 nm|| SSW|
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