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 Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 17:02:00 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: 36%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 13' ||South|
|Longitude: ||4° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.10 meters/second, 1516.0 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 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' 25.0"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 00.2"||941.78 mi||west||0° 02' 16.7"||2.61 mi||north||941.89 mi|
|24 hours||13° 52' 54.6"||906.86 mi||east||1° 28' 43.5"||101.71 mi||north||916.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 5:02 PM||401 km||249 miles||216 nm|| NNW|
|Luanda||Thu 6:02 PM||2198 km||1366 miles||1187 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek *||Thu 7:02 PM||2240 km||1392 miles||1209 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Thu 5:02 PM||2468 km||1534 miles||1333 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Thu 6:02 PM||2629 km||1634 miles||1420 nm|| NE|
|Kinshasa||Thu 6:02 PM||2680 km||1665 miles||1447 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Thu 6:02 PM||2682 km||1666 miles||1448 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Thu 5:02 PM||2714 km||1686 miles||1466 nm|| N|
|Cape Town||Thu 7:02 PM||2766 km||1719 miles||1493 nm|| SE|
|Accra||Thu 5:02 PM||2773 km||1723 miles||1497 nm|| N|
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