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 27, 2014 at 11:20:00 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: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||13° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.02 meters/second, 1569.7 km/hour, 975.4 miles/hour or 847.6 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' 25.4"||16.26 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 26.8"||975.27 mi||west||0° 09' 39.4"||11.06 mi||north||975.63 mi|
|24 hours||13° 38' 18.2"||922.16 mi||east||4° 11' 45.4"||288.40 mi||north||972.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 11:20 AM||957 km||594 miles||516 nm|| ESE|
|Monrovia||Thu 11:20 AM||2074 km||1288 miles||1120 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Thu 11:20 AM||2215 km||1377 miles||1196 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Thu 11:20 AM||2289 km||1422 miles||1236 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 11:20 AM||2302 km||1430 miles||1243 nm|| NNE|
|Recife||Thu 8:20 AM||2363 km||1468 miles||1276 nm|| W|
|Conakry||Thu 11:20 AM||2401 km||1492 miles||1297 nm|| N|
|Accra||Thu 11:20 AM||2468 km||1533 miles||1332 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Thu 11:20 AM||2616 km||1626 miles||1413 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Thu 11:20 AM||2651 km||1647 miles||1431 nm|| ENE|
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