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 22:10:00 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 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||7° 29' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.59 meters/second, 1586.1 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.4 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' 27.5"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 37.5"||985.52 mi||west||0° 10' 35.6"||12.13 mi||north||985.85 mi|
|24 hours||12° 45' 16.4"||869.28 mi||east||4° 27' 00.7"||305.84 mi||north||926.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 10:10 PM||697 km||433 miles||376 nm|| SSE|
|Abidjan||Mon 10:10 PM||1723 km||1071 miles||931 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Mon 10:10 PM||1828 km||1136 miles||987 nm|| NNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 10:10 PM||1862 km||1157 miles||1005 nm|| N|
|Accra||Mon 10:10 PM||1887 km||1172 miles||1019 nm|| NNE|
|São Tomé||Mon 10:10 PM||1938 km||1204 miles||1047 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Mon 10:10 PM||2016 km||1253 miles||1089 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Mon 10:10 PM||2128 km||1322 miles||1149 nm|| NNW|
|Porto Novo||Mon 11:10 PM||2139 km||1329 miles||1155 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Mon 11:10 PM||2169 km||1348 miles||1171 nm|| NE|
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