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 Sunday, August 18, 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: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||1° 58' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.17 meters/second, 1541.4 km/hour, 957.8 miles/hour or 832.3 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' 24.6"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 41.2"||957.65 mi||west||0° 07' 37.6"||8.74 mi||north||958.00 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 49.3"||923.48 mi||east||3° 31' 02.1"||241.83 mi||north||961.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 9:50 PM||822 km||511 miles||444 nm|| W|
|Luanda||Sun 10:50 PM||1467 km||912 miles||792 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek||Sun 10:50 PM||1741 km||1082 miles||940 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Sun 9:50 PM||1897 km||1179 miles||1024 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Sun 10:50 PM||1960 km||1218 miles||1058 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Sun 10:50 PM||1962 km||1219 miles||1059 nm|| NE|
|Libreville||Sun 10:50 PM||2006 km||1246 miles||1083 nm|| NNE|
|Malabo||Sun 10:50 PM||2326 km||1445 miles||1256 nm|| NNE|
|Accra||Sun 9:50 PM||2411 km||1498 miles||1302 nm|| N|
|Yaoundé||Sun 10:50 PM||2449 km||1522 miles||1322 nm|| NNE|
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