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 Friday, November 8, 2013 at 17:02:00 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: 33%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 8, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||6° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.52 meters/second, 1546.3 km/hour, 960.8 miles/hour or 834.9 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' 25.9"||16.01 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 04.1"||960.68 mi||west||0° 07' 12.7"||8.27 mi||north||961.00 mi|
|24 hours||13° 16' 38.4"||883.69 mi||east||3° 17' 18.7"||226.10 mi||north||918.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 5:02 PM||105 km||65 miles||56 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Fri 6:02 PM||2299 km||1429 miles||1241 nm|| ENE|
|São Tomé||Fri 5:02 PM||2319 km||1441 miles||1252 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Fri 5:02 PM||2358 km||1465 miles||1273 nm|| N|
|Accra||Fri 5:02 PM||2470 km||1535 miles||1334 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Fri 5:02 PM||2491 km||1548 miles||1345 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 5:02 PM||2510 km||1560 miles||1355 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Fri 6:02 PM||2524 km||1568 miles||1363 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Fri 5:02 PM||2581 km||1604 miles||1394 nm|| NNE|
|Windhoek *||Fri 7:02 PM||2607 km||1620 miles||1408 nm|| ESE|
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