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 Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 14:52:00 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: 44%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 14:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 47' ||North|
|Longitude: ||38° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.60 meters/second, 1618.5 km/hour, 1005.7 miles/hour or 873.9 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' 32.4"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 24.3"||1005.72 mi||west||0° 11' 28.2"||13.14 mi||north||1005.79 mi|
|24 hours||10° 54' 30.4"||754.53 mi||east||4° 28' 34.3"||307.58 mi||north||813.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nakuru||Wed 5:52 PM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm|| WSW|
|Nairobi||Wed 5:52 PM||265 km||165 miles||143 nm|| SSW|
|Arusha||Wed 5:52 PM||485 km||301 miles||262 nm|| SSW|
|Mombasa||Wed 5:52 PM||566 km||352 miles||306 nm|| SSE|
|Lira||Wed 5:52 PM||592 km||368 miles||320 nm|| WNW|
|Kampala||Wed 5:52 PM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm|| W|
|Entebbe||Wed 5:52 PM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm|| W|
|Gulu||Wed 5:52 PM||674 km||419 miles||364 nm|| WNW|
|Mwanza||Wed 5:52 PM||677 km||421 miles||366 nm|| WSW|
|Zanzibar City||Wed 5:52 PM||780 km||485 miles||421 nm|| S|
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