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 17:14:00 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: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||22° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.48 meters/second, 1618.1 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.7 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' 32.5"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 35.1"||1005.46 mi||west||0° 11' 22.0"||13.02 mi||north||1005.60 mi|
|24 hours||10° 49' 36.5"||748.53 mi||east||4° 30' 12.5"||309.45 mi||north||810.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kisangani||Wed 7:14 PM||389 km||242 miles||210 nm|| NE|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Wed 7:14 PM||475 km||295 miles||257 nm|| SSE|
|Impfondo||Wed 6:14 PM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm|| NW|
|Bujumbura||Wed 7:14 PM||759 km||472 miles||410 nm|| ESE|
|Ruhengeri||Wed 7:14 PM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm|| E|
|Gitarama||Wed 7:14 PM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm|| E|
|Butare||Wed 7:14 PM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm|| E|
|Kigali||Wed 7:14 PM||821 km||510 miles||444 nm|| E|
|Gitega||Wed 7:14 PM||824 km||512 miles||445 nm|| ESE|
|Bimbo||Wed 6:14 PM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm|| NW|
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