Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 2:30:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 71%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 02:30:00 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' 00.1"||0.00 mi||South||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.3"||937.09 mi||West||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||South||937.10 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 38.4"||756.26 mi||East||0° 30' 01.7"||34.43 mi||South||758.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Sat 4:30 AM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm||NNW|
|Fada||Sat 3:30 AM||596 km||371 miles||322 nm||SW|
|Abéché||Sat 3:30 AM||941 km||585 miles||508 nm||SSW|
|Khartoum||Sat 5:30 AM||950 km||591 miles||513 nm||SE|
|Al-Ubayyid||Sat 5:30 AM||999 km||621 miles||539 nm||SSE|
|Al Jizah||Sat 4:30 AM||1146 km||712 miles||619 nm||NNE|
|Cairo||Sat 4:30 AM||1150 km||715 miles||621 nm||NNE|
|Alexandria||Sat 4:30 AM||1211 km||752 miles||654 nm||NNE|
|Jeddah||Sat 5:30 AM||1413 km||878 miles||763 nm||E|
|Makkah||Sat 5:30 AM||1475 km||917 miles||796 nm||E|
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