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 Friday, October 11, 2013 at 18:02:00 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: 48%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 18:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||4° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.29 meters/second, 1531.1 km/hour, 951.4 miles/hour or 826.7 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' 25.7"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 44.4"||951.19 mi||west||0° 05' 17.6"||6.07 mi||north||951.45 mi|
|24 hours||13° 30' 12.1"||890.20 mi||east||2° 36' 20.5"||179.19 mi||north||914.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 6:02 PM||220 km||137 miles||119 nm|| NNW|
|Luanda||Fri 7:02 PM||2172 km||1349 miles||1173 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek *||Fri 8:02 PM||2341 km||1454 miles||1264 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Fri 6:02 PM||2351 km||1461 miles||1269 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Fri 7:02 PM||2527 km||1570 miles||1365 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Fri 6:02 PM||2542 km||1579 miles||1373 nm|| N|
|Accra||Fri 6:02 PM||2613 km||1624 miles||1411 nm|| N|
|Kinshasa||Fri 7:02 PM||2632 km||1636 miles||1421 nm|| ENE|
|Brazzaville||Fri 7:02 PM||2634 km||1636 miles||1422 nm|| ENE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 6:02 PM||2707 km||1682 miles||1462 nm|| N|
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