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, August 13, 2013 at 16:56:00 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: 42%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||2° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.69 meters/second, 1554.1 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.1 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' 28.1"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||south||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 01.5"||965.48 mi||west||0° 07' 34.2"||8.68 mi||south||965.23 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 19.1"||875.74 mi||east||2° 36' 58.3"||179.91 mi||south||888.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 4:56 PM||892 km||554 miles||482 nm|| W|
|Luanda||Tue 5:56 PM||1361 km||846 miles||735 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek||Tue 5:56 PM||1729 km||1074 miles||934 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Tue 4:56 PM||1786 km||1110 miles||964 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Tue 5:56 PM||1847 km||1148 miles||998 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Tue 5:56 PM||1849 km||1149 miles||999 nm|| NE|
|Libreville||Tue 5:56 PM||1891 km||1175 miles||1021 nm|| NNE|
|Malabo||Tue 5:56 PM||2213 km||1375 miles||1195 nm|| NNE|
|Accra||Tue 4:56 PM||2322 km||1443 miles||1254 nm|| N|
|Yaoundé||Tue 5:56 PM||2333 km||1450 miles||1260 nm|| NNE|
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