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 21:20:00 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 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||5° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.02 meters/second, 1519.3 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' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 53.6"||943.83 mi||west||0° 04' 37.1"||5.30 mi||north||944.06 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 53.6"||938.37 mi||east||2° 25' 50.5"||167.17 mi||north||959.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 9:20 PM||307 km||190 miles||166 nm|| NNW|
|Luanda||Sat 10:20 PM||2262 km||1405 miles||1221 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek||Sat 10:20 PM||2357 km||1465 miles||1273 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Sat 9:20 PM||2469 km||1534 miles||1333 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Sat 10:20 PM||2642 km||1642 miles||1427 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Sat 9:20 PM||2653 km||1648 miles||1432 nm|| N|
|Accra||Sat 9:20 PM||2729 km||1696 miles||1474 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Sat 10:20 PM||2731 km||1697 miles||1475 nm|| ENE|
|Brazzaville||Sat 10:20 PM||2733 km||1698 miles||1476 nm|| ENE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 9:20 PM||2816 km||1750 miles||1520 nm|| N|
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