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 Friday, February 21, 2014 at 05:18:00 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: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 21, 2014 at 05:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||8° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.09 meters/second, 1559.1 km/hour, 968.8 miles/hour or 841.9 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' 29.0"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||south||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 05.7"||968.62 mi||west||0° 06' 58.5"||7.99 mi||south||968.40 mi|
|24 hours||12° 40' 23.5"||847.51 mi||east||2° 24' 56.0"||166.11 mi||south||858.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 5:18 AM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm|| ESE|
|Abidjan||Fri 5:18 AM||2296 km||1426 miles||1239 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Fri 5:18 AM||2349 km||1459 miles||1268 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Fri 5:18 AM||2410 km||1497 miles||1301 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 5:18 AM||2430 km||1510 miles||1312 nm|| N|
|Accra||Fri 5:18 AM||2453 km||1524 miles||1325 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Fri 6:18 AM||2507 km||1558 miles||1354 nm|| ENE|
|Lome||Fri 5:18 AM||2577 km||1602 miles||1392 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Fri 5:18 AM||2622 km||1629 miles||1416 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Fri 6:18 AM||2637 km||1638 miles||1424 nm|| NE|
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