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 17:08:00 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 17:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 60' ||South|
|Longitude: ||3° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.03 meters/second, 1519.3 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' 43.9"||943.82 mi||west||0° 03' 07.5"||3.58 mi||south||943.68 mi|
|24 hours||13° 51' 50.4"||906.89 mi||east||0° 40' 56.4"||46.94 mi||south||906.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 5:08 PM||413 km||256 miles||223 nm|| NW|
|Luanda||Wed 6:08 PM||2128 km||1322 miles||1149 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek *||Wed 7:08 PM||2181 km||1355 miles||1178 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Wed 5:08 PM||2414 km||1500 miles||1304 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Wed 6:08 PM||2571 km||1598 miles||1388 nm|| NE|
|Kinshasa||Wed 6:08 PM||2612 km||1623 miles||1410 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 6:08 PM||2614 km||1624 miles||1411 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Wed 5:08 PM||2690 km||1672 miles||1453 nm|| N|
|Cape Town||Wed 7:08 PM||2732 km||1697 miles||1475 nm|| SE|
|Accra||Wed 5:08 PM||2739 km||1702 miles||1479 nm|| N|
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