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 06:38:00 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: 14%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 06:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 25' ||North|
|Longitude: ||35° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.33 meters/second, 1610.4 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' 26.8"||1000.58 mi||west||0° 11' 59.2"||13.73 mi||south||1000.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 58' 23.1"||825.79 mi||east||4° 56' 12.5"||339.23 mi||south||894.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lira||Fri 9:38 AM||352 km||218 miles||190 nm|| SW|
|Gulu||Fri 9:38 AM||371 km||230 miles||200 nm|| WSW|
|Mbale||Fri 9:38 AM||387 km||241 miles||209 nm|| SSW|
|Juba||Fri 9:38 AM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm|| W|
|Nakuru||Fri 9:38 AM||531 km||330 miles||287 nm|| S|
|Kampala||Fri 9:38 AM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm|| SSW|
|Entebbe||Fri 9:38 AM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| SSW|
|Adama||Fri 9:38 AM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm|| NE|
|Addis Ababa||Fri 9:38 AM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm|| NE|
|Nairobi||Fri 9:38 AM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm|| SSE|
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