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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 23:46:00 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: 92%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 23:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 18' ||North|
|Longitude: ||36° 28' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.10 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 873.0 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' 32.0"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||south||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 01.3"||1004.57 mi||west||0° 11' 26.9"||13.11 mi||south||1004.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 11.1"||778.97 mi||east||4° 37' 35.7"||317.91 mi||south||841.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nakuru||Wed 2:46 AM||291 km||181 miles||157 nm|| S|
|Lira||Wed 2:46 AM||397 km||247 miles||215 nm|| W|
|Nairobi||Wed 2:46 AM||398 km||247 miles||215 nm|| S|
|Gulu||Wed 2:46 AM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm|| W|
|Kampala||Wed 2:46 AM||485 km||301 miles||262 nm|| WSW|
|Entebbe||Wed 2:46 AM||510 km||317 miles||275 nm|| WSW|
|Juba||Wed 2:46 AM||611 km||380 miles||330 nm|| WNW|
|Arusha||Wed 2:46 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| S|
|Mwanza||Wed 2:46 AM||664 km||413 miles||359 nm|| SW|
|Adama||Wed 2:46 AM||757 km||470 miles||409 nm|| NNE|
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