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 = Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 2:00:00 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: 62%
|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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 02:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.37 meters/second, 1513.3 km/hour, 940.4 miles/hour or 817.1 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' 30.6"||15.67 mi||West||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||South||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.2"||940.04 mi||West||0° 02' 25.5"||2.78 mi||South||940.17 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 42.1"||757.65 mi||East||1° 24' 51.9"||97.30 mi||South||767.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khamis Mushait||Sun 5:00 AM||311 km||193 miles||168 nm||SW|
|Makkah||Sun 5:00 AM||504 km||313 miles||272 nm||WNW|
|Riyadh||Sun 5:00 AM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm||NNE|
|Jeddah||Sun 5:00 AM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm||WNW|
|Sana||Sun 5:00 AM||575 km||358 miles||311 nm||S|
|Buraidah||Sun 5:00 AM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm||N|
|Al Hudaydah||Sun 5:00 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm||SSW|
|Medina||Sun 5:00 AM||667 km||414 miles||360 nm||NW|
|Hofuf||Sun 5:00 AM||746 km||464 miles||403 nm||NE|
|Port Sudan||Sun 5:00 AM||771 km||479 miles||417 nm||W|
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