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 21:50:00 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 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||12° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.12 meters/second, 1519.6 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' 54.2"||944.06 mi||west||0° 04' 41.1"||5.37 mi||north||944.29 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 30.7"||938.17 mi||east||2° 27' 19.3"||168.87 mi||north||959.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 9:50 PM||765 km||475 miles||413 nm|| ENE|
|Monrovia||Sat 9:50 PM||2761 km||1716 miles||1491 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Sat 9:50 PM||2799 km||1739 miles||1511 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 9:50 PM||2917 km||1812 miles||1575 nm|| NNE|
|São Tomé||Sat 9:50 PM||2957 km||1837 miles||1596 nm|| NE|
|Luanda||Sat 10:50 PM||2965 km||1843 miles||1601 nm|| ENE|
|Accra||Sat 9:50 PM||2985 km||1855 miles||1612 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Sat 9:50 PM||2998 km||1863 miles||1619 nm|| N|
|Windhoek||Sat 10:50 PM||3096 km||1924 miles||1672 nm|| ESE|
|Conakry||Sat 9:50 PM||3113 km||1934 miles||1681 nm|| N|
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