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 Saturday, January 14, 2012 at 01:38:00 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: 75%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 14, 2012 at 01:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||33° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.29 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 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' 30.1"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 13.3"||0.25 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 13.8"||1002.74 mi||west||0° 13' 16.8"||15.21 mi||south||1002.78 mi|
|24 hours||12° 01' 37.2"||831.50 mi||east||5° 14' 10.2"||359.81 mi||south||903.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mwanza||Sat 4:38 AM||130 km||81 miles||70 nm|| WSW|
|Kisumu||Sat 4:38 AM||224 km||139 miles||121 nm|| NNE|
|Bukoba||Sat 4:38 AM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm|| WNW|
|Entebbe||Sat 4:38 AM||274 km||170 miles||148 nm|| NW|
|Kampala||Sat 4:38 AM||291 km||181 miles||157 nm|| NNW|
|Nakuru||Sat 4:38 AM||300 km||187 miles||162 nm|| NE|
|Nairobi||Sat 4:38 AM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm|| ENE|
|Arusha||Sat 4:38 AM||345 km||214 miles||186 nm|| ESE|
|Muyinga||Sat 3:38 AM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm|| WSW|
|Kigali||Sat 3:38 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm|| W|
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