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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 02:10:00 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%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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||south||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.4"||937.16 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.10 mi||south||937.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 37.6"||756.30 mi||east||0° 29' 17.4"||33.58 mi||south||758.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khartoum||Sat 5:10 AM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm||SSE|
|Port Sudan||Sat 5:10 AM||756 km||470 miles||408 nm||E|
|Hurghada||Sat 4:10 AM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm||NNE|
|Al-Ubayyid||Sat 5:10 AM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm||S|
|Kassala||Sat 5:10 AM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm||SE|
|Kosti||Sat 5:10 AM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm||SSE|
|Jeddah||Sat 5:10 AM||940 km||584 miles||507 nm||E|
|Teseney||Sat 5:10 AM||952 km||591 miles||514 nm||SE|
|Al-Fashir||Sat 5:10 AM||963 km||598 miles||520 nm||SSW|
|Al Jizah||Sat 4:10 AM||1002 km||623 miles||541 nm||N|
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