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 08:28:00 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 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 56' ||North|
|Longitude: ||28° 45' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.32 meters/second, 1603.2 km/hour, 996.2 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' 20.0"||996.09 mi||west||0° 11' 41.3"||13.39 mi||south||996.38 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 05.1"||819.57 mi||east||4° 51' 43.3"||334.11 mi||south||888.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wau||Fri 11:28 AM||118 km||73 miles||64 nm|| NW|
|Juba||Fri 11:28 AM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm|| SE|
|Malakal||Fri 11:28 AM||431 km||268 miles||232 nm|| NE|
|Gulu||Fri 11:28 AM||606 km||376 miles||327 nm|| SE|
|Lira||Fri 11:28 AM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm|| SE|
|Kisangani||Fri 10:28 AM||812 km||505 miles||439 nm|| SSW|
|Kampala||Fri 11:28 AM||847 km||526 miles||457 nm|| SSE|
|Kigali||Fri 10:28 AM||994 km||617 miles||537 nm|| S|
|Gitarama||Fri 10:28 AM||1004 km||624 miles||542 nm|| S|
|Khartoum||Fri 11:28 AM||1044 km||649 miles||564 nm|| NNE|
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