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 22:10:00 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 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||17° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.18 meters/second, 1519.9 km/hour, 944.4 miles/hour or 820.7 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' 54.7"||944.20 mi||west||0° 04' 43.8"||5.42 mi||north||944.44 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 15.3"||938.03 mi||east||2° 28' 18.3"||169.99 mi||north||959.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 10:10 PM||1250 km||777 miles||675 nm|| ENE|
|Recife||Sat 7:10 PM||2241 km||1392 miles||1210 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Sat 7:10 PM||2367 km||1471 miles||1278 nm|| WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 7:10 PM||2751 km||1709 miles||1485 nm|| WSW|
|Monrovia||Sat 10:10 PM||2840 km||1765 miles||1533 nm|| NNE|
|Fortaleza||Sat 7:10 PM||2852 km||1772 miles||1540 nm|| WNW|
|Abidjan||Sat 10:10 PM||3010 km||1870 miles||1625 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Sat 10:10 PM||3024 km||1879 miles||1633 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 10:10 PM||3096 km||1924 miles||1672 nm|| NNE|
|São Paulo||Sat 7:10 PM||3108 km||1931 miles||1678 nm|| WSW|
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