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 Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 00:34:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||10° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.95 meters/second, 1594.6 km/hour, 990.8 miles/hour or 861.0 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' 27.3"||16.51 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 27.3"||990.81 mi||west||0° 11' 30.8"||13.19 mi||north||991.12 mi|
|24 hours||12° 46' 29.2"||875.49 mi||east||4° 43' 59.9"||325.27 mi||north||937.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 12:34 AM||1025 km||637 miles||553 nm|| SSE|
|Monrovia||Wed 12:34 AM||1565 km||972 miles||845 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Wed 12:34 AM||1612 km||1002 miles||870 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 12:34 AM||1712 km||1064 miles||925 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Wed 12:34 AM||1833 km||1139 miles||990 nm|| N|
|Accra||Wed 12:34 AM||1855 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Wed 12:34 AM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm|| N|
|Lome||Wed 12:34 AM||2004 km||1245 miles||1082 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Wed 12:34 AM||2094 km||1301 miles||1130 nm|| ENE|
|Porto Novo||Wed 1:34 AM||2135 km||1327 miles||1153 nm|| NE|
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