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 02:18:00 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 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||28° 60' ||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' 10.8"||1005.51 mi||west||0° 11' 32.7"||13.22 mi||south||1005.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 18.7"||779.70 mi||east||4° 38' 34.3"||319.03 mi||south||841.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mbarara||Thu 5:18 AM||227 km||141 miles||122 nm|| SE|
|Ruhengeri||Thu 4:18 AM||240 km||149 miles||130 nm|| SSE|
|Kigali||Thu 4:18 AM||303 km||188 miles||164 nm|| SSE|
|Gitarama||Thu 4:18 AM||305 km||190 miles||165 nm|| SSE|
|Rwamagana||Thu 4:18 AM||322 km||200 miles||174 nm|| SSE|
|Bukavu||Thu 4:18 AM||342 km||212 miles||185 nm|| S|
|Butare||Thu 4:18 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm|| SSE|
|Entebbe||Thu 5:18 AM||390 km||242 miles||211 nm|| E|
|Kampala||Thu 5:18 AM||400 km||249 miles||216 nm|| E|
|Muyinga||Thu 4:18 AM||407 km||253 miles||219 nm|| SSE|
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