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 19:32:00 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 19:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||24° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.69 meters/second, 1554.1 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.1 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' 22.8"||965.53 mi||west||0° 06' 04.2"||6.96 mi||north||965.31 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 46.5"||787.42 mi||east||2° 01' 33.5"||139.33 mi||north||795.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Thu 6:32 PM||122 km||76 miles||66 nm|| SE|
|Mindelo||Thu 6:32 PM||147 km||91 miles||79 nm|| NW|
|Santa Maria||Thu 6:32 PM||160 km||99 miles||86 nm|| ENE|
|Dakar||Thu 7:32 PM||734 km||456 miles||397 nm|| E|
|Thiès||Thu 7:32 PM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm|| E|
|Serekunda||Thu 7:32 PM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm|| ESE|
|Banjul||Thu 7:32 PM||859 km||534 miles||464 nm|| ESE|
|Touba||Thu 7:32 PM||896 km||557 miles||484 nm|| E|
|Rosso||Thu 7:32 PM||897 km||558 miles||485 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Thu 7:32 PM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm|| ENE|
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