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 02:20:00 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 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||27° 42' ||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' 00.1"||0.00 mi||south||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.3"||937.16 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||south||937.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 38.1"||756.31 mi||east||0° 29' 40.9"||34.03 mi||south||758.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Sat 4:20 AM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm|| NW|
|Khartoum||Sat 5:20 AM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm|| SE|
|Hurghada||Sat 4:20 AM||928 km||576 miles||501 nm|| NE|
|Port Sudan||Sat 5:20 AM||1005 km||624 miles||543 nm|| E|
|Al Jizah||Sat 4:20 AM||1056 km||656 miles||570 nm|| NNE|
|Cairo||Sat 4:20 AM||1060 km||659 miles||572 nm|| NNE|
|Alexandria||Sat 4:20 AM||1151 km||715 miles||621 nm|| N|
|Jeddah||Sat 5:20 AM||1190 km||740 miles||643 nm|| E|
|Makkah||Sat 5:20 AM||1258 km||781 miles||679 nm|| E|
|Medina||Sat 5:20 AM||1280 km||795 miles||691 nm|| ENE|
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