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 03:22:00 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: 55%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 03:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 40' ||North|
|Longitude: ||31° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.61 meters/second, 1615.0 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' 09.6"||1003.48 mi||west||0° 11' 22.7"||13.03 mi||south||1003.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 12.2"||778.02 mi||east||4° 39' 38.0"||320.24 mi||south||842.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gulu||Thu 6:22 AM||107 km||67 miles||58 nm|| SSE|
|Juba||Thu 6:22 AM||135 km||84 miles||73 nm|| NNW|
|Lira||Thu 6:22 AM||191 km||119 miles||103 nm|| SE|
|Kampala||Thu 6:22 AM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm|| S|
|Entebbe||Thu 6:22 AM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm|| S|
|Wau||Thu 6:22 AM||623 km||387 miles||336 nm|| NW|
|Nakuru||Thu 6:22 AM||638 km||396 miles||344 nm|| SE|
|Malakal||Thu 6:22 AM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm|| N|
|Kigali||Thu 5:22 AM||656 km||407 miles||354 nm|| SSW|
|Gitarama||Thu 5:22 AM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm|| SSW|
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