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 Monday, October 14, 2013 at 20:50:00 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: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 14, 2013 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||6° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.69 meters/second, 1600.9 km/hour, 994.7 miles/hour or 864.4 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' 29.0"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 09.6"||994.72 mi||west||0° 10' 57.4"||12.55 mi||north||994.99 mi|
|24 hours||12° 11' 01.8"||836.65 mi||east||4° 29' 57.3"||309.18 mi||north||894.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 8:50 PM||994 km||617 miles||536 nm|| S|
|Abidjan||Mon 8:50 PM||1377 km||856 miles||743 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 8:50 PM||1526 km||948 miles||824 nm|| N|
|Accra||Mon 8:50 PM||1530 km||951 miles||826 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Mon 8:50 PM||1557 km||967 miles||841 nm|| NNW|
|São Tomé||Mon 8:50 PM||1639 km||1018 miles||885 nm|| ENE|
|Lome||Mon 8:50 PM||1660 km||1032 miles||897 nm|| NNE|
|Porto Novo||Mon 9:50 PM||1786 km||1110 miles||964 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Mon 9:50 PM||1817 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Mon 8:50 PM||1881 km||1169 miles||1016 nm|| NNW|
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