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, September 14, 2013 at 20:40:00 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: 74%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 20:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 00' ||South|
|Longitude: ||12° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.68 meters/second, 1536.1 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.4 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' 25.4"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 31.0"||954.31 mi||west||0° 06' 19.5"||7.25 mi||north||954.60 mi|
|24 hours||13° 37' 06.4"||900.95 mi||east||3° 00' 44.7"||207.14 mi||north||931.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 8:40 PM||747 km||464 miles||403 nm|| E|
|Monrovia||Sat 8:40 PM||2587 km||1608 miles||1397 nm|| N|
|Recife||Sat 5:40 PM||2609 km||1621 miles||1409 nm|| WNW|
|Abidjan||Sat 8:40 PM||2644 km||1643 miles||1428 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 8:40 PM||2756 km||1713 miles||1488 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Sat 8:40 PM||2820 km||1752 miles||1523 nm|| N|
|Accra||Sat 8:40 PM||2844 km||1767 miles||1536 nm|| NNE|
|São Tomé||Sat 8:40 PM||2861 km||1778 miles||1545 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Sat 8:40 PM||2935 km||1824 miles||1585 nm|| N|
|Luanda||Sat 9:40 PM||2944 km||1829 miles||1590 nm|| ENE|
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