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, February 4, 2013 at 07:34:00 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: 42%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||15° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.48 meters/second, 1520.9 km/hour, 945.1 miles/hour or 821.2 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' 25.5"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||south||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 33.6"||944.80 mi||west||0° 05' 22.4"||6.16 mi||south||944.57 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 06.2"||919.21 mi||east||1° 34' 31.9"||108.38 mi||south||921.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 7:34 AM||1087 km||675 miles||587 nm|| ENE|
|Recife||Mon 4:34 AM||2406 km||1495 miles||1299 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Mon 4:34 AM||2542 km||1579 miles||1373 nm|| WNW|
|Monrovia||Mon 7:34 AM||2825 km||1755 miles||1525 nm|| N|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 5:34 AM||2913 km||1810 miles||1573 nm|| WSW|
|Abidjan||Mon 7:34 AM||2949 km||1833 miles||1593 nm|| NNE|
|Fortaleza||Mon 4:34 AM||3013 km||1872 miles||1627 nm|| WNW|
|Freetown||Mon 7:34 AM||3027 km||1881 miles||1635 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 7:34 AM||3047 km||1893 miles||1645 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Mon 7:34 AM||3136 km||1949 miles||1693 nm|| N|
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