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 11:32:00 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: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||16° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.08 meters/second, 1569.9 km/hour, 975.5 miles/hour or 847.7 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' 27.3"||975.40 mi||west||0° 09' 40.5"||11.08 mi||north||975.75 mi|
|24 hours||13° 38' 06.6"||922.05 mi||east||4° 12' 04.7"||288.77 mi||north||972.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 11:32 AM||1246 km||774 miles||673 nm|| ESE|
|Recife||Thu 8:32 AM||2053 km||1276 miles||1109 nm|| W|
|Monrovia||Thu 11:32 AM||2143 km||1332 miles||1157 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Thu 11:32 AM||2315 km||1438 miles||1250 nm|| N|
|Salvador||Thu 8:32 AM||2379 km||1478 miles||1284 nm|| W|
|Abidjan||Thu 11:32 AM||2384 km||1481 miles||1287 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Thu 11:32 AM||2419 km||1503 miles||1306 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 11:32 AM||2446 km||1520 miles||1321 nm|| NNE|
|Fortaleza||Thu 8:32 AM||2594 km||1612 miles||1401 nm|| WNW|
|Bissau||Thu 11:32 AM||2660 km||1653 miles||1436 nm|| N|
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