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 07:18:00 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: 13%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 07:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 17' ||North|
|Longitude: ||25° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.39 meters/second, 1610.6 km/hour, 1000.8 miles/hour or 869.7 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' 30.3"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 25.7"||1000.74 mi||west||0° 12' 00.9"||13.76 mi||south||1000.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 58' 57.4"||826.60 mi||east||4° 56' 37.8"||339.71 mi||south||895.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kisangani||Fri 9:18 AM||418 km||260 miles||226 nm|| S|
|Wau||Fri 10:18 AM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm|| NE|
|Bambari||Fri 8:18 AM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm|| WNW|
|Juba||Fri 10:18 AM||675 km||420 miles||365 nm|| E|
|Gulu||Fri 10:18 AM||769 km||478 miles||415 nm|| ESE|
|Bangui||Fri 8:18 AM||775 km||481 miles||418 nm|| W|
|Bimbo||Fri 8:18 AM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm|| W|
|Gitarama||Fri 9:18 AM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| SSE|
|Lira||Fri 10:18 AM||849 km||527 miles||458 nm|| ESE|
|Kigali||Fri 9:18 AM||854 km||530 miles||461 nm|| SE|
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