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 Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 16:56:00 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: 39%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 59' ||South|
|Longitude: ||0° 38' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.06 meters/second, 1519.4 km/hour, 944.1 miles/hour or 820.4 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' 25.7"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 03.1"||0.06 mi||south||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 44.4"||943.89 mi||west||0° 03' 08.9"||3.61 mi||south||943.75 mi|
|24 hours||13° 51' 41.6"||906.79 mi||east||0° 41' 32.4"||47.62 mi||south||906.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 4:56 PM||638 km||396 miles||344 nm|| WNW|
|Luanda||Wed 5:56 PM||1871 km||1162 miles||1010 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek *||Wed 6:56 PM||1887 km||1173 miles||1019 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Wed 4:56 PM||2284 km||1419 miles||1233 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Wed 5:56 PM||2374 km||1475 miles||1282 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 5:56 PM||2376 km||1476 miles||1283 nm|| NE|
|Libreville||Wed 5:56 PM||2411 km||1498 miles||1302 nm|| NNE|
|Cape Town||Wed 6:56 PM||2511 km||1560 miles||1356 nm|| SE|
|Accra||Wed 4:56 PM||2714 km||1686 miles||1465 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Wed 4:56 PM||2714 km||1687 miles||1466 nm|| N|
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