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 02:28:00 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||26° 34' ||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' 10.7"||1005.51 mi||west||0° 11' 32.8"||13.22 mi||south||1005.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 27.2"||779.87 mi||east||4° 38' 34.7"||319.04 mi||south||842.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kisangani||Thu 4:28 AM||153 km||95 miles||83 nm|| W|
|Bukavu||Thu 4:28 AM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm|| SE|
|Gitarama||Thu 4:28 AM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm|| SE|
|Kigali||Thu 4:28 AM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm|| SE|
|Butare||Thu 4:28 AM||495 km||308 miles||267 nm|| SE|
|Bujumbura||Thu 4:28 AM||531 km||330 miles||287 nm|| SE|
|Muyinga||Thu 4:28 AM||562 km||349 miles||303 nm|| SE|
|Gitega||Thu 4:28 AM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm|| SE|
|Entebbe||Thu 5:28 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm|| E|
|Kampala||Thu 5:28 AM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| E|
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