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 Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 17:24:00 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: 22%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 36' ||North|
|Longitude: ||27° 26' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.74 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.7 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' 31.8"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 52.3"||988.06 mi||west||0° 09' 36.0"||11.00 mi||north||987.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 21.1"||765.38 mi||east||3° 32' 30.4"||243.48 mi||north||798.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Thu 4:24 PM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm|| NE|
|Mindelo||Thu 4:24 PM||744 km||462 miles||402 nm|| NNE|
|Dakar||Thu 5:24 PM||1176 km||731 miles||635 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Thu 5:24 PM||1223 km||760 miles||661 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Thu 5:24 PM||1301 km||809 miles||703 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Thu 5:24 PM||1486 km||924 miles||803 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Thu 5:24 PM||1509 km||938 miles||815 nm|| E|
|Freetown||Thu 5:24 PM||1576 km||979 miles||851 nm|| E|
|Monrovia||Thu 5:24 PM||1891 km||1175 miles||1021 nm|| ESE|
|Fortaleza||Thu 2:24 PM||2012 km||1250 miles||1086 nm|| SW|
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