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 14:42:00 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 14:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||29° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.02 meters/second, 1612.9 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 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' 31.1"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 16.5"||1002.20 mi||west||0° 11' 41.0"||13.38 mi||north||1002.41 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 20.3"||776.83 mi||east||4° 38' 57.7"||319.47 mi||north||841.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bujumbura||Tue 4:42 PM||61 km||38 miles||33 nm|| NNE|
|Gitega||Tue 4:42 PM||97 km||60 miles||52 nm|| ENE|
|Butare||Tue 4:42 PM||155 km||97 miles||84 nm|| NNE|
|Bukavu||Tue 4:42 PM||157 km||97 miles||85 nm|| NNW|
|Muyinga||Tue 4:42 PM||172 km||107 miles||93 nm|| NE|
|Gitarama||Tue 4:42 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm|| NNE|
|Kigali||Tue 4:42 PM||236 km||146 miles||127 nm|| NNE|
|Mwanza||Tue 5:42 PM||440 km||273 miles||237 nm|| ENE|
|Entebbe||Tue 5:42 PM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm|| NE|
|Kampala||Tue 5:42 PM||599 km||372 miles||324 nm|| NE|
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