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 Friday, December 7, 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: 45%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 7, 2012 at 03:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 03' ||South|
|Longitude: ||38° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.04 meters/second, 1616.6 km/hour, 1004.5 miles/hour or 872.9 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' 31.3"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||south||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 21.1"||1004.43 mi||west||0° 11' 52.2"||13.59 mi||south||1004.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 58.7"||809.19 mi||east||4° 45' 27.0"||326.91 mi||south||871.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nairobi||Fri 6:42 AM||173 km||108 miles||93 nm|| W|
|Nakuru||Fri 6:42 AM||267 km||166 miles||144 nm|| WNW|
|Arusha||Fri 6:42 AM||318 km||198 miles||172 nm|| SW|
|Mombasa||Fri 6:42 AM||363 km||225 miles||196 nm|| SSE|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 6:42 AM||573 km||356 miles||309 nm|| S|
|Dodoma||Fri 6:42 AM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm|| SSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 6:42 AM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm|| S|
|Kampala||Fri 6:42 AM||660 km||410 miles||356 nm|| WNW|
|Entebbe||Fri 6:42 AM||667 km||415 miles||360 nm|| W|
|Mogadishu||Fri 6:42 AM||849 km||528 miles||458 nm|| ENE|
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