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 21:40:00 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 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||9° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.08 meters/second, 1519.5 km/hour, 944.2 miles/hour or 820.5 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"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 54.0"||943.98 mi||west||0° 04' 39.7"||5.35 mi||north||944.21 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 38.4"||938.24 mi||east||2° 26' 49.7"||168.30 mi||north||959.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 9:40 PM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm|| ENE|
|Abidjan||Sat 9:40 PM||2726 km||1694 miles||1472 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Sat 10:40 PM||2726 km||1694 miles||1472 nm|| ENE|
|Monrovia||Sat 9:40 PM||2759 km||1714 miles||1490 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Sat 9:40 PM||2779 km||1727 miles||1500 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek||Sat 10:40 PM||2849 km||1771 miles||1539 nm|| ESE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 9:40 PM||2859 km||1777 miles||1544 nm|| N|
|Accra||Sat 9:40 PM||2878 km||1788 miles||1554 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Sat 10:40 PM||2987 km||1856 miles||1613 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Sat 9:40 PM||2999 km||1863 miles||1619 nm|| NNE|
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