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 Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 05:16:00 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: 56%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 05:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||4° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.10 meters/second, 1537.6 km/hour, 955.4 miles/hour or 830.2 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' 27.5"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||south||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 28.4"||955.19 mi||west||0° 04' 56.0"||5.65 mi||south||954.99 mi|
|24 hours||13° 18' 17.4"||879.04 mi||east||1° 30' 00.5"||103.18 mi||south||881.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 5:16 AM||1067 km||663 miles||576 nm|| W|
|Luanda||Sat 6:16 AM||1352 km||840 miles||730 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek *||Sat 7:16 AM||1474 km||916 miles||796 nm|| ESE|
|Kinshasa||Sat 6:16 AM||1876 km||1166 miles||1013 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Sat 6:16 AM||1879 km||1167 miles||1015 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Sat 5:16 AM||1966 km||1221 miles||1061 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Sat 6:16 AM||2035 km||1265 miles||1099 nm|| NNE|
|Cape Town||Sat 7:16 AM||2330 km||1448 miles||1258 nm|| SE|
|Malabo||Sat 6:16 AM||2378 km||1477 miles||1284 nm|| NNE|
|Gaborone||Sat 7:16 AM||2400 km||1491 miles||1296 nm|| ESE|
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