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 6, 2014 at 19:12:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 19:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 47' ||North|
|Longitude: ||19° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.77 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.3 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' 30.4"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||north||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 22.6"||965.69 mi||west||0° 06' 05.9"||6.99 mi||north||965.47 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 48.5"||787.59 mi||east||2° 02' 15.8"||140.13 mi||north||795.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dakar||Thu 7:12 PM||238 km||148 miles||129 nm|| ESE|
|Thiès||Thu 7:12 PM||280 km||174 miles||151 nm|| ESE|
|Saint-Louis||Thu 7:12 PM||304 km||189 miles||164 nm|| E|
|Touba||Thu 7:12 PM||384 km||239 miles||208 nm|| ESE|
|Rosso||Thu 7:12 PM||386 km||240 miles||208 nm|| ENE|
|Serekunda||Thu 7:12 PM||386 km||240 miles||208 nm|| SE|
|Santa Maria||Thu 6:12 PM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm|| WNW|
|Banjul||Thu 7:12 PM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| SE|
|Nouakchott||Thu 7:12 PM||438 km||272 miles||237 nm|| NE|
|Praia||Thu 6:12 PM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm|| WSW|
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