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 01:30:00 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||39° 48' ||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' 01.5"||0.03 mi||south||937.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 36.1"||756.27 mi||east||0° 27' 43.2"||31.78 mi||south||758.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Makkah||Sat 4:30 AM||45 km||28 miles||24 nm|| N|
|Jeddah||Sat 4:30 AM||84 km||52 miles||46 nm|| NW|
|Port Sudan||Sat 4:30 AM||312 km||194 miles||168 nm|| WSW|
|Medina||Sat 4:30 AM||382 km||237 miles||206 nm|| N|
|Keren||Sat 4:30 AM||598 km||372 miles||323 nm|| SSW|
|Asmara||Sat 4:30 AM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm|| S|
|Kassala||Sat 4:30 AM||714 km||444 miles||386 nm|| SSW|
|Teseney||Sat 4:30 AM||735 km||456 miles||397 nm|| SSW|
|Sana||Sat 4:30 AM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm|| SE|
|Riyadh||Sat 4:30 AM||817 km||507 miles||441 nm|| ENE|
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