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 07:08:00 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: 14%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 07:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||27° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.38 meters/second, 1610.6 km/hour, 1000.8 miles/hour or 869.6 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' 25.9"||1000.70 mi||west||0° 12' 00.4"||13.75 mi||south||1000.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 58' 48.8"||826.40 mi||east||4° 56' 31.5"||339.59 mi||south||894.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wau||Fri 10:08 AM||374 km||232 miles||202 nm|| N|
|Juba||Fri 10:08 AM||408 km||254 miles||220 nm|| E|
|Gulu||Fri 10:08 AM||512 km||318 miles||276 nm|| ESE|
|Kisangani||Fri 9:08 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| SW|
|Lira||Fri 10:08 AM||595 km||370 miles||321 nm|| ESE|
|Kampala||Fri 10:08 AM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm|| SE|
|Malakal||Fri 10:08 AM||707 km||439 miles||382 nm|| NE|
|Kigali||Fri 9:08 AM||732 km||455 miles||395 nm|| SSE|
|Gitarama||Fri 9:08 AM||736 km||457 miles||397 nm|| SSE|
|Butare||Fri 9:08 AM||791 km||491 miles||427 nm|| SSE|
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