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 Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 14:22:00 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 14:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||34° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.98 meters/second, 1612.7 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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' 31.1"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 15.3"||1002.10 mi||west||0° 11' 40.9"||13.38 mi||north||1002.31 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 43.1"||777.20 mi||east||4° 39' 01.7"||319.55 mi||north||841.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mwanza||Tue 5:22 PM||202 km||126 miles||109 nm|| NW|
|Arusha||Tue 5:22 PM||301 km||187 miles||162 nm|| ENE|
|Dodoma||Tue 5:22 PM||310 km||193 miles||167 nm|| SE|
|Muyinga||Tue 4:22 PM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| WNW|
|Nairobi||Tue 5:22 PM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| NE|
|Rwamagana||Tue 4:22 PM||456 km||284 miles||246 nm|| WNW|
|Gitega||Tue 4:22 PM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm|| W|
|Nakuru||Tue 5:22 PM||463 km||288 miles||250 nm|| NNE|
|Entebbe||Tue 5:22 PM||477 km||296 miles||257 nm|| NNW|
|Kigali||Tue 4:22 PM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm|| WNW|
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