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 Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 21:08:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 21:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 24' ||North|
|Longitude: ||35° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.93 meters/second, 1612.6 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 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' 32.9"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 55.9"||1001.96 mi||west||0° 10' 55.2"||12.51 mi||north||1001.89 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 17.9"||746.43 mi||east||4° 11' 40.0"||288.26 mi||north||797.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Juba||Sun 12:08 AM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm|| W|
|Lira||Sun 12:08 AM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm|| SW|
|Gulu||Sun 12:08 AM||492 km||306 miles||266 nm|| SW|
|Addis Ababa||Sun 12:08 AM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm|| NE|
|Adama||Sun 12:08 AM||511 km||318 miles||276 nm|| NE|
|Mbale||Sun 12:08 AM||514 km||320 miles||278 nm|| SSW|
|Nakuru||Sun 12:08 AM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm|| S|
|Malakal||Sun 12:08 AM||651 km||405 miles||352 nm|| NW|
|Kampala||Sun 12:08 AM||671 km||417 miles||362 nm|| SSW|
|Nairobi||Sun 12:08 AM||746 km||464 miles||403 nm|| S|
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