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 Monday, October 8, 2012 at 04:10:00 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: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 04:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||24° 30' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.62 meters/second, 1528.6 km/hour, 949.8 miles/hour or 825.4 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' 30.7"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 04.9"||0.09 mi||south||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.5"||949.63 mi||west||0° 04' 55.6"||5.65 mi||south||949.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 56.9"||761.17 mi||east||2° 23' 23.0"||164.36 mi||south||783.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Mon 6:10 AM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| NNW|
|Khartoum||Mon 7:10 AM||931 km||578 miles||503 nm|| ESE|
|Ndjamena||Mon 5:10 AM||1265 km||786 miles||683 nm|| SW|
|Al Jizah||Mon 6:10 AM||1400 km||870 miles||756 nm|| NNE|
|Cairo||Mon 6:10 AM||1404 km||872 miles||758 nm|| NNE|
|Alexandria||Mon 6:10 AM||1464 km||910 miles||790 nm|| NNE|
|Asmara||Mon 7:10 AM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm|| ESE|
|Makkah||Mon 7:10 AM||1623 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| ENE|
|Medina||Mon 7:10 AM||1677 km||1042 miles||905 nm|| ENE|
|Bangui||Mon 5:10 AM||1739 km||1080 miles||939 nm|| SSW|
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