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 02:08:00 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 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 36' ||North|
|Longitude: ||31° 25' ||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' 11.0"||1005.51 mi||west||0° 11' 32.5"||13.22 mi||south||1005.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 10.4"||779.54 mi||east||4° 38' 33.7"||319.02 mi||south||841.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Entebbe||Thu 5:08 AM||131 km||81 miles||71 nm|| ESE|
|Kampala||Thu 5:08 AM||133 km||83 miles||72 nm|| ESE|
|Mbarara||Thu 5:08 AM||158 km||98 miles||86 nm|| SSW|
|Bukoba||Thu 5:08 AM||218 km||136 miles||118 nm|| SSE|
|Lira||Thu 5:08 AM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm|| NE|
|Gulu||Thu 5:08 AM||259 km||161 miles||140 nm|| NNE|
|Rwamagana||Thu 4:08 AM||304 km||189 miles||164 nm|| SSW|
|Ruhengeri||Thu 4:08 AM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm|| SW|
|Mbale||Thu 5:08 AM||311 km||193 miles||168 nm|| E|
|Kigali||Thu 4:08 AM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm|| SSW|
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