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 28, 2012 at 21:18:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 28, 2012 at 21:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 56' ||North|
|Longitude: ||22° 35' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.75 meters/second, 1619.1 km/hour, 1006.1 miles/hour or 874.2 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' 32.6"||16.77 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 43.3"||1006.05 mi||west||0° 11' 27.2"||13.12 mi||north||1006.10 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 33.5"||751.10 mi||east||4° 29' 36.5"||308.77 mi||north||810.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kisangani||Fri 11:18 PM||294 km||183 miles||159 nm|| E|
|Impfondo||Fri 10:18 PM||510 km||317 miles||275 nm|| W|
|Bambari||Fri 10:18 PM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm|| NNW|
|Bangui||Fri 10:18 PM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| NW|
|Bimbo||Fri 10:18 PM||593 km||368 miles||320 nm|| NW|
|Yambio||Sat 12:18 AM||760 km||472 miles||410 nm|| ENE|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 11:18 PM||788 km||490 miles||426 nm|| S|
|Ruhengeri||Fri 11:18 PM||830 km||516 miles||448 nm|| ESE|
|Berbérati||Fri 10:18 PM||841 km||522 miles||454 nm|| WNW|
|Gitarama||Fri 11:18 PM||864 km||537 miles||467 nm|| ESE|
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