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, July 26, 2013 at 03:00:00 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: 85%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, July 26, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||0° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.26 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.4 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' 29.7"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 45.8"||1002.74 mi||west||0° 11' 55.6"||13.66 mi||north||1002.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 54' 09.6"||823.35 mi||east||4° 39' 49.3"||320.46 mi||north||882.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Accra||Fri 3:00 AM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Fri 3:00 AM||744 km||463 miles||402 nm|| NNW|
|Lome||Fri 3:00 AM||755 km||469 miles||408 nm|| NNE|
|Kumasi||Fri 3:00 AM||799 km||497 miles||432 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Fri 3:00 AM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm|| E|
|Cotonou||Fri 4:00 AM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm|| NNE|
|Porto Novo||Fri 4:00 AM||855 km||531 miles||462 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Fri 4:00 AM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| NNE|
|Abeokuta||Fri 4:00 AM||949 km||589 miles||512 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 3:00 AM||959 km||596 miles||518 nm|| NNW|
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