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 02:20:00 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: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||39° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.41 meters/second, 1513.5 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' 30.6"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||south||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.2"||940.19 mi||west||0° 02' 27.7"||2.82 mi||south||940.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 39.9"||757.74 mi||east||1° 25' 40.5"||98.23 mi||south||767.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Makkah||Sun 5:20 AM||108 km||67 miles||58 nm|| NNE|
|Jeddah||Sun 5:20 AM||110 km||69 miles||60 nm|| NNW|
|Port Sudan||Sun 5:20 AM||252 km||156 miles||136 nm|| WSW|
|Khamis Mushait||Sun 5:20 AM||427 km||265 miles||230 nm|| SE|
|Medina||Sun 5:20 AM||437 km||271 miles||236 nm|| N|
|Keren||Sun 5:20 AM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm|| S|
|Asmara||Sun 5:20 AM||577 km||359 miles||312 nm|| S|
|Kassala||Sun 5:20 AM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm|| SSW|
|Teseney||Sun 5:20 AM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm|| SSW|
|Al Hudaydah||Sun 5:20 AM||736 km||458 miles||398 nm|| SSE|
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