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, December 6, 2012 at 03:08:00 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: 56%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 43' ||North|
|Longitude: ||35° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.59 meters/second, 1614.9 km/hour, 1003.5 miles/hour or 872.0 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' 32.2"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 10.1"||1003.43 mi||west||0° 11' 22.3"||13.02 mi||south||1003.62 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 01.2"||777.77 mi||east||4° 39' 31.0"||320.11 mi||south||842.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lira||Thu 6:08 AM||314 km||195 miles||170 nm|| WSW|
|Mbale||Thu 6:08 AM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm|| SSW|
|Gulu||Thu 6:08 AM||352 km||218 miles||190 nm|| WSW|
|Juba||Thu 6:08 AM||432 km||268 miles||233 nm|| WNW|
|Nakuru||Thu 6:08 AM||453 km||281 miles||244 nm|| S|
|Kampala||Thu 6:08 AM||484 km||301 miles||261 nm|| SW|
|Entebbe||Thu 6:08 AM||514 km||320 miles||278 nm|| SW|
|Nairobi||Thu 6:08 AM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| SSE|
|Garissa||Thu 6:08 AM||666 km||414 miles||360 nm|| SE|
|Adama||Thu 6:08 AM||690 km||429 miles||373 nm|| NE|
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