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 Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 16:24:00 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: 61%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 16:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||34° 48' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.42 meters/second, 1617.9 km/hour, 1005.3 miles/hour or 873.6 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' 32.4"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 33.2"||1005.33 mi||west||0° 11' 22.2"||13.02 mi||north||1005.47 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 09.1"||749.09 mi||east||4° 30' 26.7"||309.72 mi||north||810.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mwanza||Wed 7:24 PM||216 km||134 miles||117 nm|| WSW|
|Kisumu||Wed 7:24 PM||219 km||136 miles||118 nm|| N|
|Nairobi||Wed 7:24 PM||241 km||150 miles||130 nm|| ENE|
|Nakuru||Wed 7:24 PM||242 km||151 miles||131 nm|| NE|
|Arusha||Wed 7:24 PM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm|| SE|
|Entebbe||Wed 7:24 PM||351 km||218 miles||190 nm|| NW|
|Kampala||Wed 7:24 PM||362 km||225 miles||195 nm|| NW|
|Dodoma||Wed 7:24 PM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm|| SSE|
|Muyinga||Wed 6:24 PM||503 km||313 miles||272 nm|| W|
|Lira||Wed 7:24 PM||523 km||325 miles||282 nm|| NNW|
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