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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 01:58:00 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 01:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 38' ||North|
|Longitude: ||33° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.52 meters/second, 1618.3 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.8 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' 32.2"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 11.4"||1005.51 mi||west||0° 11' 32.4"||13.22 mi||south||1005.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 02.3"||779.37 mi||east||4° 38' 33.0"||319.00 mi||south||841.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mbale||Thu 4:58 AM||61 km||38 miles||33 nm|| NE|
|Kisumu||Thu 4:58 AM||130 km||81 miles||70 nm|| SE|
|Kampala||Thu 4:58 AM||145 km||90 miles||78 nm|| WSW|
|Entebbe||Thu 4:58 AM||166 km||103 miles||90 nm|| WSW|
|Lira||Thu 4:58 AM||207 km||128 miles||112 nm|| NNW|
|Nakuru||Thu 4:58 AM||269 km||167 miles||145 nm|| ESE|
|Gulu||Thu 4:58 AM||293 km||182 miles||158 nm|| NW|
|Mwanza||Thu 4:58 AM||364 km||226 miles||197 nm|| SSW|
|Mbarara||Thu 4:58 AM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm|| WSW|
|Nairobi||Thu 4:58 AM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm|| ESE|
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