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, February 27, 2013 at 02:46:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||25° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.76 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 30.9"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.7"||1003.81 mi||west||0° 11' 44.0"||13.44 mi||south||1003.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 45' 53.6"||813.56 mi||east||4° 39' 10.2"||319.73 mi||south||872.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Wed 12:46 AM||780 km||485 miles||421 nm|| WSW|
|Recife||Tue 11:46 PM||1242 km||772 miles||670 nm|| SW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 11:46 PM||1441 km||895 miles||778 nm|| W|
|Freetown||Wed 2:46 AM||1781 km||1106 miles||961 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Wed 2:46 AM||1813 km||1126 miles||979 nm|| NE|
|Praia||Wed 1:46 AM||1834 km||1140 miles||990 nm|| N|
|Bissau||Wed 2:46 AM||1862 km||1157 miles||1005 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Wed 2:46 AM||1879 km||1168 miles||1015 nm|| ENE|
|Salvador||Tue 11:46 PM||1886 km||1172 miles||1018 nm|| SW|
|Banjul||Wed 2:46 AM||1943 km||1208 miles||1049 nm|| NNE|
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