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 03:42:00 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 03:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 37' ||North|
|Longitude: ||27° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.64 meters/second, 1615.1 km/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 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"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 09.3"||1003.54 mi||west||0° 11' 23.3"||13.04 mi||south||1003.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 28.0"||778.37 mi||east||4° 39' 47.9"||320.43 mi||south||842.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yambio||Thu 6:42 AM||180 km||112 miles||97 nm|| NE|
|Kisangani||Thu 5:42 AM||401 km||249 miles||217 nm|| SSW|
|Wau||Thu 6:42 AM||463 km||288 miles||250 nm|| NNE|
|Juba||Thu 6:42 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| ENE|
|Gulu||Thu 6:42 AM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| E|
|Mbarara||Thu 6:42 AM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm|| SE|
|Ruhengeri||Thu 5:42 AM||633 km||393 miles||342 nm|| SSE|
|Lira||Thu 6:42 AM||664 km||413 miles||359 nm|| ESE|
|Gitarama||Thu 5:42 AM||696 km||433 miles||376 nm|| SSE|
|Kigali||Thu 5:42 AM||699 km||434 miles||377 nm|| SSE|
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