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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 02:58:00 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: 61%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 02:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||30° 35' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.90 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 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' 31.3"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 18.5"||1001.86 mi||west||0° 11' 34.8"||13.26 mi||south||1001.82 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 19.1"||808.70 mi||east||4° 33' 04.2"||312.76 mi||south||864.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gitega||Fri 4:58 AM||112 km||70 miles||61 nm|| NW|
|Muyinga||Fri 4:58 AM||152 km||94 miles||82 nm|| N|
|Bujumbura||Fri 4:58 AM||165 km||103 miles||89 nm|| NW|
|Butare||Fri 4:58 AM||200 km||124 miles||108 nm|| NNW|
|Rwamagana||Fri 4:58 AM||249 km||154 miles||134 nm|| N|
|Gitarama||Fri 4:58 AM||252 km||156 miles||136 nm|| NNW|
|Kigali||Fri 4:58 AM||255 km||159 miles||138 nm|| NNW|
|Bukavu||Fri 4:58 AM||269 km||167 miles||145 nm|| NW|
|Ruhengeri||Fri 4:58 AM||316 km||197 miles||171 nm|| NNW|
|Mwanza||Fri 5:58 AM||317 km||197 miles||171 nm|| NE|
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