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 Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 20:40:00 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 20:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||16° 15' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.05 meters/second, 1580.6 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.4 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' 28.1"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 07.9"||982.05 mi||west||0° 09' 47.5"||11.22 mi||north||982.39 mi|
|24 hours||12° 32' 35.8"||851.38 mi||east||4° 09' 38.7"||285.97 mi||north||903.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 8:40 PM||1256 km||781 miles||678 nm|| ESE|
|Monrovia||Sun 8:40 PM||2023 km||1257 miles||1092 nm|| NNE|
|Recife||Sun 5:40 PM||2073 km||1288 miles||1119 nm|| W|
|Freetown||Sun 8:40 PM||2196 km||1365 miles||1186 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Sun 8:40 PM||2269 km||1410 miles||1225 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Sun 8:40 PM||2301 km||1430 miles||1242 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 8:40 PM||2329 km||1447 miles||1257 nm|| NNE|
|Salvador||Sun 5:40 PM||2429 km||1509 miles||1311 nm|| W|
|Bissau||Sun 8:40 PM||2545 km||1581 miles||1374 nm|| N|
|Accra||Sun 8:40 PM||2562 km||1592 miles||1383 nm|| NE|
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