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 21:10:00 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 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||2° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.99 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 944.0 miles/hour or 820.3 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' 53.5"||943.76 mi||west||0° 04' 35.8"||5.27 mi||north||943.99 mi|
|24 hours||14° 19' 01.2"||938.44 mi||east||2° 25' 20.9"||166.60 mi||north||959.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 9:10 PM||437 km||271 miles||236 nm|| NW|
|Luanda||Sat 10:10 PM||2039 km||1267 miles||1101 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek||Sat 10:10 PM||2112 km||1312 miles||1140 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Sat 9:10 PM||2342 km||1456 miles||1265 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Sat 10:10 PM||2494 km||1550 miles||1347 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Sat 10:10 PM||2524 km||1568 miles||1363 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Sat 10:10 PM||2526 km||1569 miles||1364 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Sat 9:10 PM||2655 km||1650 miles||1434 nm|| N|
|Accra||Sat 9:10 PM||2691 km||1672 miles||1453 nm|| N|
|Cape Town||Sat 11:10 PM||2698 km||1676 miles||1457 nm|| SE|
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