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 Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 08:38:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 60' ||South|
|Longitude: ||30° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.08 meters/second, 1602.3 km/hour, 995.6 miles/hour or 865.2 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' 28.1"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 12.4"||0.24 mi||south||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 12.4"||995.52 mi||west||0° 12' 28.8"||14.30 mi||south||995.43 mi|
|24 hours||13° 00' 43.9"||895.22 mi||east||4° 49' 34.7"||331.70 mi||south||949.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gitega||Sun 10:38 AM||294 km||183 miles||159 nm|| NNW|
|Bujumbura||Sun 10:38 AM||323 km||201 miles||175 nm|| NNW|
|Muyinga||Sun 10:38 AM||349 km||217 miles||189 nm|| N|
|Butare||Sun 10:38 AM||388 km||241 miles||209 nm|| NNW|
|Bukavu||Sun 10:38 AM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm|| NNW|
|Gitarama||Sun 10:38 AM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm|| NNW|
|Rwamagana||Sun 10:38 AM||447 km||278 miles||241 nm|| N|
|Mbeya||Sun 11:38 AM||448 km||278 miles||242 nm|| SE|
|Kigali||Sun 10:38 AM||451 km||280 miles||244 nm|| N|
|Mwanza||Sun 11:38 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm|| NNE|
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