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 Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 23:38:00 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: 95%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||22° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.10 meters/second, 1613.2 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 30.2"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 20.4"||1002.37 mi||west||0° 11' 15.6"||12.90 mi||north||1002.37 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 11.8"||817.93 mi||east||4° 22' 13.1"||300.32 mi||north||869.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Freetown||Wed 11:38 PM||1221 km||759 miles||660 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Wed 11:38 PM||1242 km||772 miles||670 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Wed 11:38 PM||1279 km||795 miles||691 nm|| NE|
|Praia||Wed 10:38 PM||1360 km||845 miles||735 nm|| N|
|Banjul||Wed 11:38 PM||1366 km||849 miles||738 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Wed 11:38 PM||1370 km||851 miles||740 nm|| ENE|
|Dakar||Wed 11:38 PM||1446 km||898 miles||781 nm|| NNE|
|Recife||Wed 8:38 PM||1809 km||1124 miles||977 nm|| SW|
|Nouakchott||Wed 11:38 PM||1854 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| NNE|
|Fortaleza||Wed 8:38 PM||1914 km||1189 miles||1033 nm|| WSW|
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