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 Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 01:44:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||7° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.75 meters/second, 1583.1 km/hour, 983.7 miles/hour or 854.8 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' 26.6"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 39.6"||983.63 mi||west||0° 11' 05.6"||12.71 mi||north||984.00 mi|
|24 hours||13° 00' 16.0"||885.59 mi||east||4° 37' 32.0"||317.89 mi||north||946.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 1:44 AM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm|| SSE|
|Abidjan||Wed 1:44 AM||1755 km||1090 miles||947 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Wed 1:44 AM||1853 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 1:44 AM||1892 km||1176 miles||1022 nm|| N|
|Accra||Wed 1:44 AM||1918 km||1192 miles||1036 nm|| NNE|
|São Tomé||Wed 1:44 AM||1966 km||1222 miles||1062 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Wed 1:44 AM||2048 km||1272 miles||1106 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Wed 1:44 AM||2151 km||1337 miles||1162 nm|| NNW|
|Porto Novo||Wed 2:44 AM||2160 km||1342 miles||1166 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Wed 2:44 AM||2200 km||1367 miles||1188 nm|| NE|
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