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 02:34:00 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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||25° 07' ||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' 32.1"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 10.5"||1005.51 mi||west||0° 11' 32.9"||13.22 mi||south||1005.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 32.1"||779.96 mi||east||4° 38' 35.0"||319.04 mi||south||842.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kisangani||Thu 3:34 AM||8 km||5 miles||5 nm|| E|
|Bukavu||Thu 4:34 AM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| SE|
|Gitarama||Thu 4:34 AM||590 km||367 miles||319 nm|| ESE|
|Kigali||Thu 4:34 AM||614 km||381 miles||332 nm|| ESE|
|Butare||Thu 4:34 AM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm|| SE|
|Bujumbura||Thu 4:34 AM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm|| SE|
|Muyinga||Thu 4:34 AM||690 km||429 miles||372 nm|| ESE|
|Gitega||Thu 4:34 AM||691 km||429 miles||373 nm|| SE|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Thu 3:34 AM||754 km||468 miles||407 nm|| SSW|
|Kampala||Thu 5:34 AM||831 km||516 miles||449 nm|| E|
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