Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 9:00:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 86%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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' 53.3"||943.61 mi||West||0° 04' 34.2"||5.24 mi||North||943.84 mi|
|24 hours||14° 19' 09.5"||938.45 mi||East||2° 24' 47.9"||165.96 mi||North||959.28 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||672 km||417 miles||363 nm||WNW|
|Luanda||Sat 10:00 PM||1803 km||1120 miles||973 nm||NE|
|Windhoek||Sat 10:00 PM||1841 km||1144 miles||994 nm||ESE|
|São Tomé||Sat 9:00 PM||2230 km||1386 miles||1204 nm||NNE|
|Kinshasa||Sat 10:00 PM||2306 km||1433 miles||1245 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Sat 10:00 PM||2309 km||1435 miles||1247 nm||NE|
|Libreville||Sat 10:00 PM||2352 km||1461 miles||1270 nm||NNE|
|Cape Town||Sat 11:00 PM||2496 km||1551 miles||1348 nm||SE|
|Malabo||Sat 10:00 PM||2664 km||1655 miles||1438 nm||NNE|
|Accra||Sat 9:00 PM||2678 km||1664 miles||1446 nm||N|
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