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 Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 06:16:00 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: 24%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 06:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||24° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.99 meters/second, 1580.3 km/hour, 982.0 miles/hour or 853.3 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' 33.4"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 26.6"||981.85 mi||west||0° 08' 58.3"||10.28 mi||north||981.61 mi|
|24 hours||10° 45' 31.6"||725.69 mi||east||3° 18' 40.4"||227.67 mi||north||755.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wau||Thu 9:16 AM||675 km||420 miles||365 nm|| SSE|
|Sarh||Thu 7:16 AM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm|| WSW|
|Malakal||Thu 9:16 AM||847 km||526 miles||457 nm|| ESE|
|Khartoum||Thu 9:16 AM||901 km||560 miles||487 nm|| ENE|
|Ndjamena||Thu 7:16 AM||1049 km||652 miles||567 nm|| W|
|Bangui||Thu 7:16 AM||1154 km||717 miles||623 nm|| SW|
|Juba||Thu 9:16 AM||1166 km||724 miles||629 nm|| SE|
|Asmara||Thu 9:16 AM||1564 km||972 miles||844 nm|| ENE|
|Addis Ababa||Thu 9:16 AM||1595 km||991 miles||861 nm|| ESE|
|Kampala||Thu 9:16 AM||1637 km||1017 miles||884 nm|| SSE|
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