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 Friday, September 14, 2012 at 08:08:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 14, 2012 at 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 00' ||North|
|Longitude: ||33° 35' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.26 meters/second, 1602.9 km/hour, 996.0 miles/hour or 865.5 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' 30.2"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 20.2"||995.96 mi||west||0° 11' 40.4"||13.37 mi||south||996.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 55' 57.2"||819.30 mi||east||4° 51' 25.6"||333.77 mi||south||887.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Juba||Fri 11:08 AM||324 km||201 miles||175 nm|| SW|
|Malakal||Fri 11:08 AM||350 km||217 miles||189 nm|| NW|
|Addis Ababa||Fri 11:08 AM||612 km||380 miles||330 nm|| ENE|
|Wau||Fri 11:08 AM||622 km||386 miles||336 nm|| W|
|Adama||Fri 11:08 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| ENE|
|Kampala||Fri 11:08 AM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm|| S|
|Nakuru||Fri 11:08 AM||854 km||531 miles||461 nm|| SSE|
|Dire Dawa||Fri 11:08 AM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm|| ENE|
|Teseney||Fri 11:08 AM||957 km||595 miles||517 nm|| NNE|
|Khartoum||Fri 11:08 AM||958 km||595 miles||517 nm|| N|
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