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 01:34:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||11° 60' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.18 meters/second, 1609.8 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.2 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' 43.6"||1000.31 mi||west||0° 12' 02.4"||13.79 mi||north||1000.49 mi|
|24 hours||12° 19' 08.5"||851.09 mi||east||4° 47' 12.2"||328.91 mi||north||913.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Thu 1:34 AM||1027 km||638 miles||554 nm|| N|
|Freetown||Thu 1:34 AM||1266 km||787 miles||683 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Thu 1:34 AM||1269 km||789 miles||685 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 1:34 AM||1308 km||813 miles||706 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Thu 1:34 AM||1384 km||860 miles||748 nm|| N|
|Jamestown||Thu 1:34 AM||1597 km||992 miles||862 nm|| SSE|
|Accra||Thu 1:34 AM||1609 km||1000 miles||869 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Thu 1:34 AM||1679 km||1043 miles||907 nm|| NNW|
|Bamako||Thu 1:34 AM||1774 km||1102 miles||958 nm|| NNE|
|Lome||Thu 1:34 AM||1776 km||1103 miles||959 nm|| NE|
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