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 Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 04:00:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 53' ||North|
|Longitude: ||22° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.36 meters/second, 1603.3 km/hour, 996.2 miles/hour or 865.7 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' 30.2"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 19.6"||996.20 mi||west||0° 10' 44.1"||12.30 mi||north||996.08 mi|
|24 hours||11° 48' 07.9"||810.56 mi||east||4° 02' 02.2"||277.25 mi||north||852.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Sat 3:00 AM||891 km||553 miles||481 nm|| N|
|Ziguinchor||Sat 4:00 AM||966 km||600 miles||522 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Sat 4:00 AM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm|| NE|
|Serekunda||Sat 4:00 AM||999 km||621 miles||540 nm|| NE|
|Banjul||Sat 4:00 AM||1008 km||627 miles||544 nm|| NE|
|Dakar||Sat 4:00 AM||1052 km||654 miles||568 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Sat 4:00 AM||1060 km||659 miles||572 nm|| ENE|
|Freetown||Sat 4:00 AM||1088 km||676 miles||587 nm|| E|
|Monrovia||Sat 4:00 AM||1346 km||836 miles||727 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Sat 4:00 AM||1452 km||902 miles||784 nm|| NNE|
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