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 08:38:00 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 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||26° 20' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.35 meters/second, 1603.3 km/hour, 996.2 miles/hour or 865.7 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' 19.8"||996.16 mi||west||0° 11' 41.9"||13.40 mi||south||996.45 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 09.3"||819.70 mi||east||4° 51' 52.0"||334.27 mi||south||888.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wau||Fri 11:38 AM||203 km||126 miles||110 nm|| ENE|
|Juba||Fri 11:38 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| ESE|
|Bambari||Fri 9:38 AM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm|| W|
|Malakal||Fri 11:38 AM||656 km||407 miles||354 nm|| ENE|
|Kisangani||Fri 10:38 AM||718 km||446 miles||387 nm|| S|
|Gulu||Fri 11:38 AM||804 km||500 miles||434 nm|| SE|
|Lira||Fri 11:38 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| SE|
|Bangui||Fri 9:38 AM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm|| WSW|
|Sarh||Fri 9:38 AM||910 km||565 miles||491 nm|| WNW|
|Bimbo||Fri 9:38 AM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm|| WSW|
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