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 03:00:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, August 23, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||20° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.93 meters/second, 1612.6 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 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' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 42.4"||1001.99 mi||west||0° 11' 43.5"||13.43 mi||north||1002.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 59' 29.0"||828.91 mi||east||4° 31' 43.5"||311.20 mi||north||883.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Freetown||Fri 3:00 AM||1061 km||659 miles||573 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Fri 3:00 AM||1102 km||684 miles||595 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Fri 3:00 AM||1164 km||723 miles||629 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Fri 3:00 AM||1198 km||744 miles||647 nm|| NNE|
|Banjul||Fri 3:00 AM||1318 km||819 miles||712 nm|| NNE|
|Dakar||Fri 3:00 AM||1421 km||883 miles||767 nm|| NNE|
|Praia||Fri 2:00 AM||1449 km||900 miles||782 nm|| NNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 3:00 AM||1760 km||1093 miles||950 nm|| ENE|
|Bamako||Fri 3:00 AM||1796 km||1116 miles||970 nm|| NE|
|Nouakchott||Fri 3:00 AM||1826 km||1135 miles||986 nm|| NNE|
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