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 20:22:00 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 20:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||36° 15' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.52 meters/second, 1553.5 km/hour, 965.3 miles/hour or 838.8 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"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 23.0"||965.13 mi||west||0° 06' 00.0"||6.88 mi||north||964.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 41.4"||787.00 mi||east||1° 59' 47.4"||137.30 mi||north||794.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Thu 7:22 PM||1371 km||852 miles||741 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Thu 8:22 PM||2026 km||1259 miles||1094 nm|| E|
|Cayenne||Thu 5:22 PM||2135 km||1327 miles||1153 nm|| WSW|
|Banjul||Thu 8:22 PM||2136 km||1327 miles||1153 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Thu 8:22 PM||2171 km||1349 miles||1173 nm|| E|
|Fortaleza||Thu 5:22 PM||2189 km||1360 miles||1182 nm|| S|
|Bissau||Thu 8:22 PM||2277 km||1415 miles||1230 nm|| E|
|Belém||Thu 5:22 PM||2344 km||1456 miles||1266 nm|| SW|
|Paramaribo||Thu 5:22 PM||2346 km||1458 miles||1267 nm|| WSW|
|Bridgetown||Thu 4:22 PM||2536 km||1576 miles||1369 nm|| W|
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