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 28, 2013 at 02:08:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||4° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.02 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.7 miles/hour or 867.0 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' 30.2"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||south||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 08.8"||997.66 mi||west||0° 11' 25.7"||13.09 mi||south||997.57 mi|
|24 hours||12° 09' 02.1"||835.87 mi||east||4° 24' 32.0"||303.01 mi||south||885.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 2:08 AM||1097 km||682 miles||593 nm|| S|
|Abidjan||Thu 2:08 AM||1260 km||783 miles||680 nm|| N|
|Accra||Thu 2:08 AM||1382 km||859 miles||746 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 2:08 AM||1423 km||884 miles||768 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Thu 2:08 AM||1469 km||913 miles||793 nm|| ENE|
|Lome||Thu 2:08 AM||1506 km||936 miles||813 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Thu 2:08 AM||1517 km||943 miles||819 nm|| NNW|
|Porto Novo||Thu 3:08 AM||1626 km||1011 miles||878 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Thu 3:08 AM||1656 km||1029 miles||894 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Thu 3:08 AM||1743 km||1083 miles||941 nm|| ENE|
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