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 Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 21:00:00 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: 84%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||3° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.50 meters/second, 1560.6 km/hour, 969.7 miles/hour or 842.6 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' 26.4"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 29.2"||969.59 mi||west||0° 08' 46.2"||10.05 mi||north||969.95 mi|
|24 hours||13° 11' 50.6"||886.09 mi||east||3° 52' 05.7"||265.91 mi||north||931.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 9:00 PM||300 km||186 miles||162 nm|| SW|
|Luanda||Sun 10:00 PM||1944 km||1208 miles||1050 nm|| ENE|
|São Tomé||Sun 9:00 PM||1962 km||1219 miles||1059 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Sun 9:00 PM||2131 km||1324 miles||1150 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Sun 10:00 PM||2158 km||1341 miles||1165 nm|| NE|
|Accra||Sun 9:00 PM||2192 km||1362 miles||1184 nm|| N|
|Lome||Sun 9:00 PM||2289 km||1422 miles||1236 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 9:00 PM||2302 km||1430 miles||1243 nm|| N|
|Kinshasa||Sun 10:00 PM||2354 km||1463 miles||1271 nm|| ENE|
|Brazzaville||Sun 10:00 PM||2354 km||1463 miles||1271 nm|| ENE|
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