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 08:18:00 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 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||31° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.29 meters/second, 1603.1 km/hour, 996.1 miles/hour or 865.6 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' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 20.1"||996.02 mi||west||0° 11' 40.9"||13.38 mi||south||996.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 01.2"||819.43 mi||east||4° 51' 34.4"||333.94 mi||south||887.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Juba||Fri 11:18 AM||239 km||149 miles||129 nm|| SSE|
|Malakal||Fri 11:18 AM||288 km||179 miles||156 nm|| N|
|Wau||Fri 11:18 AM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm|| WNW|
|Gulu||Fri 11:18 AM||480 km||299 miles||259 nm|| SSE|
|Lira||Fri 11:18 AM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm|| SSE|
|Kampala||Fri 11:18 AM||752 km||468 miles||406 nm|| SSE|
|Addis Ababa||Fri 11:18 AM||867 km||538 miles||468 nm|| ENE|
|Adama||Fri 11:18 AM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| ENE|
|Khartoum||Fri 11:18 AM||967 km||601 miles||522 nm|| N|
|Nakuru||Fri 11:18 AM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm|| SE|
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