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 Friday, August 23, 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: 95%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, August 23, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 56' ||North|
|Longitude: ||2° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.98 meters/second, 1612.7 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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' 29.7"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 40.1"||1002.10 mi||west||0° 11' 45.6"||13.47 mi||north||1002.13 mi|
|24 hours||12° 00' 15.6"||829.94 mi||east||4° 32' 53.0"||312.53 mi||north||884.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abidjan||Fri 1:44 AM||432 km||269 miles||233 nm|| NNW|
|Accra||Fri 1:44 AM||451 km||281 miles||244 nm|| NNE|
|Kumasi||Fri 1:44 AM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm|| N|
|Lome||Fri 1:44 AM||592 km||368 miles||320 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 1:44 AM||646 km||402 miles||349 nm|| NNW|
|Cotonou||Fri 2:44 AM||703 km||437 miles||379 nm|| NE|
|Bouaké||Fri 1:44 AM||716 km||445 miles||387 nm|| NNW|
|Porto Novo||Fri 2:44 AM||740 km||460 miles||400 nm|| NE|
|Lagos||Fri 2:44 AM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm|| NE|
|Abeokuta||Fri 2:44 AM||836 km||519 miles||451 nm|| NE|
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