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 03:10:00 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: 61%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||27° 20' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.51 meters/second, 1513.8 km/hour, 940.6 miles/hour or 817.4 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"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||south||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.3"||940.40 mi||west||0° 02' 32.5"||2.92 mi||south||940.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 34.5"||757.81 mi||east||1° 27' 35.3"||100.42 mi||south||767.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Sun 5:10 AM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm|| NW|
|Khartoum||Sun 6:10 AM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm|| SE|
|Hurghada||Sun 5:10 AM||998 km||620 miles||539 nm|| NE|
|Al Jizah||Sun 5:10 AM||1124 km||699 miles||607 nm|| NNE|
|Cairo||Sun 5:10 AM||1128 km||701 miles||609 nm|| NNE|
|Alexandria||Sun 5:10 AM||1216 km||756 miles||657 nm|| NNE|
|Jeddah||Sun 6:10 AM||1236 km||768 miles||667 nm|| E|
|Makkah||Sun 6:10 AM||1303 km||810 miles||703 nm|| E|
|Medina||Sun 6:10 AM||1338 km||831 miles||722 nm|| ENE|
|Asmara||Sun 6:10 AM||1356 km||842 miles||732 nm|| ESE|
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