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 Sunday, October 7, 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: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||41° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.39 meters/second, 1513.4 km/hour, 940.4 miles/hour or 817.2 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"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.2"||940.15 mi||west||0° 02' 26.7"||2.80 mi||south||940.28 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 40.10"||757.72 mi||east||1° 25' 17.5"||97.79 mi||south||767.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Makkah||Sun 5:10 AM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm|| WNW|
|Jeddah||Sun 5:10 AM||297 km||185 miles||161 nm|| WNW|
|Medina||Sun 5:10 AM||492 km||306 miles||266 nm|| NNW|
|Port Sudan||Sun 5:10 AM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm|| W|
|Sana||Sun 5:10 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| SSE|
|Keren||Sun 5:10 AM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm|| SW|
|Al Hudaydah||Sun 5:10 AM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm|| S|
|Asmara||Sun 5:10 AM||653 km||406 miles||352 nm|| SSW|
|Riyadh||Sun 5:10 AM||679 km||422 miles||366 nm|| NE|
|Ta'izz||Sun 5:10 AM||804 km||500 miles||434 nm|| SSE|
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