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 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%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||30° 08' ||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' 30.8"||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|
|Kassala||Sat 5:10 AM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm|| SE|
|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 Jizah||Sat 4:10 AM||1002 km||623 miles||541 nm|| N|
|Cairo||Sat 4:10 AM||1005 km||625 miles||543 nm|| N|
|Makkah||Sat 5:10 AM||1007 km||626 miles||544 nm|| E|
|Medina||Sat 5:10 AM||1046 km||650 miles||565 nm|| ENE|
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