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 Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 19:50:00 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: 60%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||17° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.03 meters/second, 1555.3 km/hour, 966.4 miles/hour or 839.8 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' 26.8"||16.11 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||north||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 54.9"||966.31 mi||west||0° 07' 54.7"||9.07 mi||north||966.65 mi|
|24 hours||13° 00' 23.1"||869.89 mi||east||3° 32' 09.4"||243.09 mi||north||909.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 7:50 PM||1238 km||769 miles||669 nm|| E|
|Recife||Sat 4:50 PM||2066 km||1284 miles||1116 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Sat 4:50 PM||2309 km||1435 miles||1247 nm|| W|
|Monrovia||Sat 7:50 PM||2441 km||1517 miles||1318 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Sat 7:50 PM||2614 km||1624 miles||1411 nm|| N|
|Fortaleza||Sat 4:50 PM||2645 km||1644 miles||1428 nm|| WNW|
|Abidjan||Sat 7:50 PM||2659 km||1652 miles||1436 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Sat 7:50 PM||2717 km||1688 miles||1467 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 7:50 PM||2730 km||1697 miles||1474 nm|| NNE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 4:50 PM||2878 km||1788 miles||1554 nm|| WSW|
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