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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, October 8, 2012 at 3:20:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 52%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 02' North, Longitude: 36° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.44 meters/second, 1528.0 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.82 miWest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 miSouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.1"949.17 miWest0° 04' 50.9"5.56 miSouth949.41 mi
24 hours11° 38' 05.0"760.95 miEast2° 21' 32.7"162.24 miSouth783.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port SudanMon 6:20 AM75 km47 miles40 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JeddahMon 6:20 AM371 km230 miles200 nmNortheast NE
KerenMon 6:20 AM397 km247 miles214 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KassalaMon 6:20 AM399 km248 miles215 nmSouth S
MakkahMon 6:20 AM403 km251 miles218 nmNortheast NE
TeseneyMon 6:20 AM434 km270 miles234 nmSouth S
AsmaraMon 6:20 AM464 km288 miles250 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MendeferaMon 6:20 AM503 km312 miles271 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KhartoumMon 6:20 AM596 km371 miles322 nmSouthwest SW
Khamis MushaitMon 6:20 AM624 km388 miles337 nmEast E

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