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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 23:10:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 23:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||3° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.97 meters/second, 1569.5 km/hour, 975.2 miles/hour or 847.5 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' 25.9"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 00.1"||975.15 mi||west||0° 10' 01.8"||11.49 mi||north||975.53 mi|
|24 hours||13° 20' 03.1"||900.90 mi||east||4° 18' 52.4"||296.56 mi||north||954.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 11:10 PM||464 km||288 miles||250 nm|| SSW|
|São Tomé||Mon 11:10 PM||1799 km||1118 miles||971 nm|| NE|
|Luanda||Tue 12:10 AM||1860 km||1156 miles||1004 nm|| E|
|Abidjan||Mon 11:10 PM||1962 km||1219 miles||1059 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Tue 12:10 AM||2004 km||1245 miles||1082 nm|| NE|
|Accra||Mon 11:10 PM||2016 km||1253 miles||1089 nm|| N|
|Lome||Mon 11:10 PM||2112 km||1313 miles||1141 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 11:10 PM||2137 km||1328 miles||1154 nm|| N|
|Porto Novo||Tue 12:10 AM||2193 km||1363 miles||1184 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Tue 12:10 AM||2215 km||1376 miles||1196 nm|| NNE|
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