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 Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 23:12:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 23:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||2° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.08 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 29.3"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 24.5"||1002.32 mi||west||0° 11' 47.7"||13.51 mi||north||1002.43 mi|
|24 hours||12° 08' 01.1"||839.32 mi||east||4° 38' 45.2"||319.24 mi||north||897.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São Tomé||Wed 11:12 PM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm|| ENE|
|Santo António (Príncipe)||Wed 11:12 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| ENE|
|Port-Gentil||Thu 12:12 AM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm|| E|
|Accra||Wed 11:12 PM||744 km||462 miles||402 nm|| NNW|
|Lome||Wed 11:12 PM||753 km||468 miles||407 nm|| NNW|
|Libreville||Thu 12:12 AM||760 km||472 miles||410 nm|| E|
|Cotonou||Thu 12:12 AM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm|| N|
|Lagos||Thu 12:12 AM||775 km||481 miles||418 nm|| N|
|Porto Novo||Thu 12:12 AM||775 km||482 miles||419 nm|| N|
|Benin City||Thu 12:12 AM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm|| NNE|
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