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, August 20, 2012 at 12:02:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 20, 2012 at 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 32' ||South|
|Longitude: ||32° 14' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.12 meters/second, 1606.0 km/hour, 997.9 miles/hour or 867.2 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' 29.5"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 12.3"||0.24 mi||south||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 33.1"||997.87 mi||west||0° 12' 21.7"||14.16 mi||south||997.80 mi|
|24 hours||12° 22' 03.6"||851.57 mi||east||4° 46' 44.3"||328.44 mi||south||908.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mwanza||Mon 3:02 PM||341 km||212 miles||184 nm|| NNE|
|Gitega||Mon 2:02 PM||345 km||214 miles||186 nm|| NW|
|Muyinga||Mon 2:02 PM||363 km||226 miles||196 nm|| NW|
|Dodoma||Mon 3:02 PM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm|| E|
|Bujumbura||Mon 2:02 PM||399 km||248 miles||215 nm|| NW|
|Butare||Mon 2:02 PM||425 km||264 miles||230 nm|| NW|
|Kigali||Mon 2:02 PM||463 km||288 miles||250 nm|| NNW|
|Gitarama||Mon 2:02 PM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm|| NW|
|Bukavu||Mon 2:02 PM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm|| NW|
|Arusha||Mon 3:02 PM||548 km||340 miles||296 nm|| ENE|
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