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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 1:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 71%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 02' North, Longitude: 37° 39' 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.62 miWest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 miNorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.4"937.09 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 miSouth937.09 mi
24 hours11° 42' 36.3"756.22 miEast0° 28' 04.0"32.18 miSouth758.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port SudanSat 4:40 AM163 km101 miles88 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JeddahSat 4:40 AM168 km105 miles91 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakkahSat 4:40 AM224 km139 miles121 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedinaSat 4:40 AM431 km268 miles233 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KerenSat 4:40 AM587 km365 miles317 nmSouth S
AswanSat 3:40 AM595 km370 miles321 nmNorthwest NW
Khamis MushaitSat 4:40 AM612 km380 miles331 nmEast-southeast ESE
KassalaSat 4:40 AM631 km392 miles341 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsmaraSat 4:40 AM644 km400 miles348 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TeseneySat 4:40 AM663 km412 miles358 nmSouth S

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