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 21:40:00 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: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 14, 2013 at 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||18° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.85 meters/second, 1601.5 km/hour, 995.1 miles/hour or 864.7 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' 29.1"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 11.4"||995.08 mi||west||0° 10' 59.0"||12.58 mi||north||995.34 mi|
|24 hours||12° 10' 24.8"||836.21 mi||east||4° 30' 22.3"||309.65 mi||north||894.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Mon 9:40 PM||1666 km||1035 miles||900 nm|| NNE|
|Jamestown||Mon 9:40 PM||1693 km||1052 miles||914 nm|| SE|
|Freetown||Mon 9:40 PM||1778 km||1105 miles||960 nm|| NNE|
|Recife||Mon 6:40 PM||1848 km||1148 miles||998 nm|| W|
|Conakry||Mon 9:40 PM||1871 km||1162 miles||1010 nm|| NNE|
|Abidjan||Mon 9:40 PM||2067 km||1285 miles||1116 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 9:40 PM||2080 km||1292 miles||1123 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Mon 9:40 PM||2084 km||1295 miles||1125 nm|| N|
|Banjul||Mon 9:40 PM||2246 km||1396 miles||1213 nm|| N|
|Fortaleza||Mon 6:40 PM||2285 km||1420 miles||1234 nm|| W|
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