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, September 17, 2012 at 11:02:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 17, 2012 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||28° 14' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.48 meters/second, 1592.9 km/hour, 989.8 miles/hour or 860.1 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' 27.9"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 59.3"||989.69 mi||west||0° 12' 00.0"||13.75 mi||south||989.53 mi|
|24 hours||13° 02' 49.1"||892.59 mi||east||4° 31' 58.6"||311.58 mi||south||939.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubumbashi||Mon 1:02 PM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm|| SSW|
|Kitwe||Mon 1:02 PM||474 km||295 miles||256 nm|| S|
|Ndola||Mon 1:02 PM||495 km||307 miles||267 nm|| S|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Mon 1:02 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| WNW|
|Bujumbura||Mon 1:02 PM||583 km||363 miles||315 nm|| NNE|
|Gitega||Mon 1:02 PM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| NNE|
|Bukavu||Mon 1:02 PM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm|| N|
|Muyinga||Mon 1:02 PM||670 km||416 miles||362 nm|| NNE|
|Butare||Mon 1:02 PM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm|| NNE|
|Gitarama||Mon 1:02 PM||732 km||455 miles||395 nm|| NNE|
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