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 19:22:00 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 19:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||21° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.73 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.2 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"||965.61 mi||west||0° 06' 05.0"||6.97 mi||north||965.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 47.4"||787.50 mi||east||2° 01' 54.5"||139.73 mi||north||795.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Maria||Thu 6:22 PM||152 km||95 miles||82 nm|| NW|
|Praia||Thu 6:22 PM||214 km||133 miles||115 nm|| WSW|
|Mindelo||Thu 6:22 PM||366 km||228 miles||198 nm|| WNW|
|Dakar||Thu 7:22 PM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm|| ESE|
|Thiès||Thu 7:22 PM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| ESE|
|Serekunda||Thu 7:22 PM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm|| ESE|
|Banjul||Thu 7:22 PM||615 km||382 miles||332 nm|| ESE|
|Touba||Thu 7:22 PM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm|| E|
|Rosso||Thu 7:22 PM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Thu 7:22 PM||664 km||413 miles||359 nm|| ENE|
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