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 Monday, December 9, 2013 at 15:12:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 9, 2013 at 15:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||40° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.48 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 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' 30.2"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 21.6"||1003.23 mi||west||0° 11' 22.0"||13.02 mi||north||1003.35 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 31.5"||809.77 mi||east||4° 29' 08.1"||308.22 mi||north||866.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mombasa||Mon 6:12 PM||321 km||200 miles||173 nm|| SSW|
|Nairobi||Mon 6:12 PM||395 km||245 miles||213 nm|| W|
|Arusha||Mon 6:12 PM||474 km||295 miles||256 nm|| WSW|
|Nakuru||Mon 6:12 PM||488 km||304 miles||264 nm|| WNW|
|Zanzibar City||Mon 6:12 PM||561 km||348 miles||303 nm|| SSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 6:12 PM||629 km||391 miles||340 nm|| S|
|Mogadishu||Mon 6:12 PM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm|| ENE|
|Dodoma||Mon 6:12 PM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| SW|
|Mwanza||Mon 6:12 PM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm|| W|
|Kampala||Mon 6:12 PM||883 km||549 miles||477 nm|| W|
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