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 Monday, September 16, 2013 at 21:50:00 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: 91%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 16, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||2° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.51 meters/second, 1585.8 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 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' 27.5"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 36.5"||985.33 mi||west||0° 10' 34.4"||12.11 mi||north||985.66 mi|
|24 hours||12° 45' 36.4"||869.50 mi||east||4° 26' 40.6"||305.46 mi||north||926.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 9:50 PM||741 km||460 miles||400 nm|| SSW|
|São Tomé||Mon 9:50 PM||1541 km||957 miles||832 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Mon 9:50 PM||1693 km||1052 miles||914 nm|| N|
|Accra||Mon 9:50 PM||1733 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| N|
|Luanda||Mon 10:50 PM||1751 km||1088 miles||945 nm|| E|
|Libreville||Mon 10:50 PM||1763 km||1095 miles||952 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Mon 9:50 PM||1828 km||1136 miles||987 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 9:50 PM||1875 km||1165 miles||1012 nm|| N|
|Porto Novo||Mon 10:50 PM||1908 km||1186 miles||1030 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Mon 10:50 PM||1931 km||1200 miles||1043 nm|| NNE|
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