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 21:20:00 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 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||8° 38' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.59 meters/second, 1560.9 km/hour, 969.9 miles/hour or 842.8 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"||16.17 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.17 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 30.0"||969.81 mi||west||0° 08' 48.0"||10.08 mi||north||970.17 mi|
|24 hours||13° 11' 28.9"||885.87 mi||east||3° 52' 41.1"||266.59 mi||north||931.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 9:20 PM||386 km||240 miles||208 nm|| SE|
|Abidjan||Sun 9:20 PM||2185 km||1358 miles||1180 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Sun 9:20 PM||2248 km||1397 miles||1214 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Sun 9:20 PM||2312 km||1437 miles||1249 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 9:20 PM||2321 km||1442 miles||1253 nm|| N|
|Accra||Sun 9:20 PM||2343 km||1456 miles||1265 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Sun 10:20 PM||2450 km||1522 miles||1323 nm|| E|
|Lome||Sun 9:20 PM||2468 km||1533 miles||1332 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Sun 9:20 PM||2527 km||1570 miles||1364 nm|| NNW|
|Libreville||Sun 10:20 PM||2544 km||1581 miles||1374 nm|| NE|
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