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 Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 18:24:00 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: 85%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||35° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.87 meters/second, 1619.5 km/hour, 1006.3 miles/hour or 874.5 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' 32.9"||16.77 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 54.3"||1006.33 mi||west||0° 11' 18.9"||12.96 mi||north||1006.43 mi|
|24 hours||10° 45' 41.3"||744.38 mi||east||4° 28' 23.3"||307.36 mi||north||804.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kisumu||Thu 9:24 PM||78 km||48 miles||42 nm|| NW|
|Nakuru||Thu 9:24 PM||110 km||69 miles||60 nm|| ENE|
|Nairobi||Thu 9:24 PM||197 km||122 miles||106 nm|| ESE|
|Mbale||Thu 9:24 PM||222 km||138 miles||120 nm|| NNW|
|Kampala||Thu 9:24 PM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm|| WNW|
|Entebbe||Thu 9:24 PM||310 km||193 miles||168 nm|| WNW|
|Mwanza||Thu 9:24 PM||323 km||201 miles||174 nm|| SW|
|Arusha||Thu 9:24 PM||344 km||214 miles||186 nm|| SSE|
|Lira||Thu 9:24 PM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm|| NW|
|Gulu||Thu 9:24 PM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm|| NW|
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