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 01:40:00 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 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||37° 23' ||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' 45.4"||937.16 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||south||937.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 36.4"||756.28 mi||east||0° 28' 06.6"||32.23 mi||south||758.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Sudan||Sat 4:40 AM||157 km||98 miles||85 nm|| S|
|Jeddah||Sat 4:40 AM||192 km||120 miles||104 nm|| ENE|
|Makkah||Sat 4:40 AM||257 km||159 miles||139 nm|| E|
|Medina||Sat 4:40 AM||445 km||276 miles||240 nm|| NNE|
|Keren||Sat 4:40 AM||592 km||368 miles||319 nm|| S|
|Kassala||Sat 4:40 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| S|
|Asmara||Sat 4:40 AM||651 km||405 miles||352 nm|| SSE|
|Teseney||Sat 4:40 AM||659 km||410 miles||356 nm|| S|
|Hurghada||Sat 3:40 AM||780 km||485 miles||421 nm|| NNW|
|Khartoum||Sat 4:40 AM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm|| SW|
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