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 00:44:00 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 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||12° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.99 meters/second, 1594.8 km/hour, 990.9 miles/hour or 861.1 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"||16.52 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 27.9"||990.90 mi||west||0° 11' 31.2"||13.20 mi||north||991.21 mi|
|24 hours||12° 46' 16.8"||875.32 mi||east||4° 44' 05.3"||325.37 mi||north||937.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 12:44 AM||1177 km||732 miles||636 nm|| SE|
|Monrovia||Wed 12:44 AM||1574 km||978 miles||850 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Wed 12:44 AM||1741 km||1082 miles||940 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Wed 12:44 AM||1801 km||1119 miles||973 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 12:44 AM||1814 km||1127 miles||979 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Wed 12:44 AM||1917 km||1191 miles||1035 nm|| N|
|Accra||Wed 12:44 AM||2025 km||1258 miles||1093 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Wed 12:44 AM||2182 km||1356 miles||1178 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Wed 12:44 AM||2197 km||1365 miles||1186 nm|| N|
|Bamako||Wed 12:44 AM||2319 km||1441 miles||1252 nm|| NNE|
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