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 Thursday, August 22, 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||0° 04' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.09 meters/second, 1609.5 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 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' 28.6"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 41.3"||1000.11 mi||west||0° 12' 02.2"||13.79 mi||north||1000.30 mi|
|24 hours||12° 19' 55.9"||851.87 mi||east||4° 47' 24.7"||329.15 mi||north||914.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São Tomé||Thu 12:44 AM||831 km||516 miles||449 nm|| ENE|
|Accra||Thu 12:44 AM||952 km||591 miles||514 nm|| N|
|Port-Gentil||Thu 1:44 AM||1003 km||623 miles||541 nm|| ENE|
|Lome||Thu 12:44 AM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Thu 12:44 AM||1032 km||641 miles||557 nm|| NNW|
|Porto Novo||Thu 1:44 AM||1099 km||683 miles||593 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Thu 1:44 AM||1112 km||691 miles||600 nm|| ENE|
|Lagos||Thu 1:44 AM||1113 km||692 miles||601 nm|| NNE|
|Malabo||Thu 1:44 AM||1229 km||763 miles||663 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 12:44 AM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm|| NNW|
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