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 Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 20:50:00 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: 86%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||2° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.92 meters/second, 1518.9 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.1 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' 23.8"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 04.5"||0.09 mi||north||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 53.2"||943.61 mi||west||0° 04' 33.2"||5.22 mi||north||943.84 mi|
|24 hours||14° 19' 16.1"||938.57 mi||east||2° 24' 21.4"||165.47 mi||north||959.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 8:50 PM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| WNW|
|Windhoek||Sat 9:50 PM||1626 km||1010 miles||878 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Sat 9:50 PM||1626 km||1010 miles||878 nm|| NE|
|Kinshasa||Sat 9:50 PM||2145 km||1333 miles||1158 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Sat 9:50 PM||2148 km||1335 miles||1160 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Sat 8:50 PM||2165 km||1345 miles||1169 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Sat 9:50 PM||2259 km||1404 miles||1220 nm|| NNE|
|Cape Town||Sat 10:50 PM||2344 km||1457 miles||1266 nm|| SE|
|Gaborone||Sat 10:50 PM||2553 km||1586 miles||1378 nm|| ESE|
|Malabo||Sat 9:50 PM||2589 km||1608 miles||1398 nm|| NNE|
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