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 01:44:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||14° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.20 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.3 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' 28.7"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 44.2"||1000.34 mi||west||0° 12' 02.5"||13.79 mi||north||1000.52 mi|
|24 hours||12° 18' 59.0"||850.94 mi||east||4° 47' 09.7"||328.86 mi||north||913.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Thu 1:44 AM||1091 km||678 miles||589 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Thu 1:44 AM||1261 km||784 miles||681 nm|| N|
|Conakry||Thu 1:44 AM||1370 km||851 miles||740 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Thu 1:44 AM||1467 km||911 miles||792 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 1:44 AM||1474 km||916 miles||796 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Thu 1:44 AM||1633 km||1015 miles||882 nm|| N|
|Jamestown||Thu 1:44 AM||1731 km||1075 miles||934 nm|| SSE|
|Banjul||Thu 1:44 AM||1819 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| N|
|Accra||Thu 1:44 AM||1832 km||1138 miles||989 nm|| ENE|
|Bamako||Thu 1:44 AM||1855 km||1153 miles||1002 nm|| NNE|
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