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 03:08:00 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: 61%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||28° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.88 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' 17.9"||1001.81 mi||west||0° 11' 34.7"||13.26 mi||south||1001.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 32.6"||808.93 mi||east||4° 32' 58.9"||312.66 mi||south||864.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bujumbura||Fri 5:08 AM||163 km||101 miles||88 nm|| NE|
|Bukavu||Fri 5:08 AM||204 km||127 miles||110 nm|| NNE|
|Gitega||Fri 5:08 AM||215 km||134 miles||116 nm|| ENE|
|Butare||Fri 5:08 AM||251 km||156 miles||136 nm|| NE|
|Muyinga||Fri 5:08 AM||286 km||178 miles||154 nm|| ENE|
|Gitarama||Fri 5:08 AM||296 km||184 miles||160 nm|| NE|
|Kigali||Fri 5:08 AM||329 km||204 miles||177 nm|| NE|
|Ruhengeri||Fri 5:08 AM||343 km||213 miles||185 nm|| NNE|
|Rwamagana||Fri 5:08 AM||356 km||221 miles||192 nm|| NE|
|Mbarara||Fri 6:08 AM||487 km||303 miles||263 nm|| NE|
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