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 03:36:00 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 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 29' ||North|
|Longitude: ||21° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.56 meters/second, 1514.0 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 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"||940.51 mi||west||0° 02' 35.1"||2.96 mi||south||940.65 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 31.5"||757.84 mi||east||1° 28' 35.1"||101.56 mi||south||768.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Sun 5:36 AM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm|| NNE|
|Al-Fashir||Sun 6:36 AM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm|| SSE|
|Ndjamena||Sun 4:36 AM||1125 km||699 miles||607 nm|| SW|
|Khartoum||Sun 6:36 AM||1331 km||827 miles||719 nm|| ESE|
|Cairo||Sun 5:36 AM||1474 km||916 miles||796 nm|| NE|
|Alexandria||Sun 5:36 AM||1486 km||923 miles||802 nm|| NE|
|Tripoli||Sun 5:36 AM||1581 km||982 miles||854 nm|| NNW|
|Kano||Sun 4:36 AM||1633 km||1015 miles||882 nm|| WSW|
|Bangui||Sun 4:36 AM||1803 km||1120 miles||973 nm|| S|
|Valletta *||Sun 5:36 AM||1824 km||1133 miles||985 nm|| NNW|
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