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 22:10:00 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: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||2° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.27 meters/second, 1541.8 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 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' 24.6"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||north||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 42.1"||957.87 mi||west||0° 07' 39.9"||8.79 mi||north||958.22 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 24.4"||923.22 mi||east||3° 31' 48.2"||242.71 mi||north||961.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 10:10 PM||308 km||192 miles||167 nm|| W|
|Luanda||Sun 11:10 PM||1922 km||1194 miles||1038 nm|| ENE|
|São Tomé||Sun 10:10 PM||2101 km||1305 miles||1134 nm|| NNE|
|Windhoek||Sun 11:10 PM||2212 km||1374 miles||1194 nm|| ESE|
|Libreville||Sun 11:10 PM||2270 km||1411 miles||1226 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Sun 10:10 PM||2373 km||1474 miles||1281 nm|| N|
|Kinshasa||Sun 11:10 PM||2374 km||1475 miles||1282 nm|| ENE|
|Brazzaville||Sun 11:10 PM||2375 km||1476 miles||1283 nm|| ENE|
|Accra||Sun 10:10 PM||2412 km||1499 miles||1302 nm|| N|
|Lome||Sun 10:10 PM||2499 km||1553 miles||1350 nm|| N|
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