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 22:00:00 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 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||0° 26' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.22 meters/second, 1541.6 km/hour, 957.9 miles/hour or 832.4 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"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||north||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 41.6"||957.76 mi||west||0° 07' 38.7"||8.76 mi||north||958.11 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 36.9"||923.35 mi||east||3° 31' 25.2"||242.27 mi||north||961.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 10:00 PM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm|| W|
|Luanda||Sun 11:00 PM||1690 km||1050 miles||912 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek||Sun 11:00 PM||1974 km||1227 miles||1066 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Sun 10:00 PM||1984 km||1233 miles||1071 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Sun 11:00 PM||2126 km||1321 miles||1148 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Sun 11:00 PM||2161 km||1343 miles||1167 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Sun 11:00 PM||2163 km||1344 miles||1168 nm|| NE|
|Accra||Sun 10:00 PM||2397 km||1489 miles||1294 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Sun 10:00 PM||2404 km||1494 miles||1298 nm|| N|
|Malabo||Sun 11:00 PM||2422 km||1505 miles||1308 nm|| NNE|
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