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 21:00:00 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: 86%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||0° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.95 meters/second, 1519.0 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.2 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' 53.4"||943.69 mi||west||0° 04' 34.4"||5.24 mi||north||943.91 mi|
|24 hours||14° 19' 08.7"||938.51 mi||east||2° 24' 51.2"||166.04 mi||north||959.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 9:00 PM||646 km||402 miles||349 nm|| WNW|
|Luanda||Sat 10:00 PM||1826 km||1134 miles||986 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek||Sat 10:00 PM||1868 km||1161 miles||1009 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Sat 9:00 PM||2240 km||1392 miles||1210 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Sat 10:00 PM||2328 km||1446 miles||1257 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Sat 10:00 PM||2330 km||1448 miles||1258 nm|| NE|
|Libreville||Sat 10:00 PM||2365 km||1470 miles||1277 nm|| NNE|
|Cape Town||Sat 11:00 PM||2516 km||1563 miles||1358 nm|| SE|
|Malabo||Sat 10:00 PM||2674 km||1662 miles||1444 nm|| NNE|
|Accra||Sat 9:00 PM||2678 km||1664 miles||1446 nm|| N|
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