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, October 13, 2012 at 08:18:00 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||23° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.12 meters/second, 1613.2 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 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' 29.5"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 12.5"||0.24 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 30.6"||1002.37 mi||west||0° 12' 38.0"||14.47 mi||south||1002.44 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 45.6"||859.71 mi||east||5° 03' 10.3"||347.21 mi||south||925.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kisangani||Sat 9:18 AM||286 km||178 miles||155 nm|| ENE|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Sat 9:18 AM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm|| S|
|Impfondo||Sat 9:18 AM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm|| WNW|
|Bukavu||Sat 10:18 AM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm|| ESE|
|Bujumbura||Sat 10:18 AM||756 km||470 miles||408 nm|| ESE|
|Gitarama||Sat 10:18 AM||760 km||472 miles||411 nm|| E|
|Bangui||Sat 9:18 AM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm|| NW|
|Bimbo||Sat 9:18 AM||765 km||476 miles||413 nm|| NW|
|Butare||Sat 10:18 AM||771 km||479 miles||417 nm|| ESE|
|Kigali||Sat 10:18 AM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm|| E|
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