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 14:32:00 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 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||31° 36' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.00 meters/second, 1612.8 km/hour, 1002.2 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' 15.9"||1002.15 mi||west||0° 11' 41.0"||13.38 mi||north||1002.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 31.7"||777.01 mi||east||4° 38' 59.8"||319.51 mi||north||841.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Muyinga||Tue 4:32 PM||185 km||115 miles||100 nm|| NW|
|Gitega||Tue 4:32 PM||194 km||121 miles||105 nm|| WNW|
|Mwanza||Tue 5:32 PM||212 km||132 miles||114 nm|| NE|
|Butare||Tue 4:32 PM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm|| NW|
|Bujumbura||Tue 4:32 PM||258 km||160 miles||139 nm|| WNW|
|Kigali||Tue 4:32 PM||278 km||173 miles||150 nm|| NW|
|Gitarama||Tue 4:32 PM||290 km||180 miles||157 nm|| NW|
|Bukavu||Tue 4:32 PM||344 km||214 miles||186 nm|| WNW|
|Entebbe||Tue 5:32 PM||450 km||280 miles||243 nm|| NNE|
|Kampala||Tue 5:32 PM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm|| NNE|
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