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, October 12, 2012 at 06:28:00 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: 14%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 06:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 27' ||North|
|Longitude: ||37° 37' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.31 meters/second, 1610.3 km/hour, 1000.6 miles/hour or 869.5 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' 30.4"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 27.1"||1000.54 mi||west||0° 11' 58.9"||13.72 mi||south||1000.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 58' 14.7"||825.59 mi||east||4° 56' 06.1"||339.10 mi||south||894.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adama||Fri 9:28 AM||488 km||303 miles||263 nm|| NNE|
|Addis Ababa||Fri 9:28 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| NNE|
|Mbale||Fri 9:28 AM||535 km||333 miles||289 nm|| SW|
|Nakuru||Fri 9:28 AM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm|| SSW|
|Lira||Fri 9:28 AM||579 km||360 miles||313 nm|| WSW|
|Garissa||Fri 9:28 AM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| SSE|
|Debre Berhan||Fri 9:28 AM||616 km||383 miles||332 nm|| NNE|
|Gulu||Fri 9:28 AM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| WSW|
|Nairobi||Fri 9:28 AM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm|| S|
|Juba||Fri 9:28 AM||671 km||417 miles||362 nm|| W|
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