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 17:34:00 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: 22%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 17:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 38' ||North|
|Longitude: ||29° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.70 meters/second, 1590.1 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.6 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"||987.98 mi||west||0° 09' 35.5"||10.99 mi||north||987.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 21.7"||765.33 mi||east||3° 32' 14.3"||243.17 mi||north||798.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Thu 4:34 PM||836 km||519 miles||451 nm|| NE|
|Mindelo||Thu 4:34 PM||869 km||540 miles||469 nm|| NE|
|Dakar||Thu 5:34 PM||1421 km||883 miles||767 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Thu 5:34 PM||1479 km||919 miles||799 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Thu 5:34 PM||1564 km||972 miles||845 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Thu 5:34 PM||1708 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Thu 5:34 PM||1774 km||1102 miles||958 nm|| E|
|Freetown||Thu 5:34 PM||1840 km||1143 miles||993 nm|| E|
|Fortaleza||Thu 2:34 PM||1861 km||1157 miles||1005 nm|| SSW|
|Recife||Thu 2:34 PM||2145 km||1333 miles||1158 nm|| SSW|
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