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 28, 2014 at 07:20:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||57° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.30 meters/second, 1588.7 km/hour, 987.2 miles/hour or 857.8 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' 26.1"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 14.9"||987.11 mi||west||0° 11' 02.6"||12.65 mi||north||987.43 mi|
|24 hours||13° 18' 48.3"||910.27 mi||east||4° 36' 49.9"||317.07 mi||north||968.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Fri 11:20 AM||519 km||322 miles||280 nm|| NNW|
|Port Louis||Fri 11:20 AM||1263 km||785 miles||682 nm|| S|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 11:20 AM||1363 km||847 miles||736 nm|| S|
|Antananarivo||Fri 10:20 AM||1571 km||976 miles||848 nm|| SW|
|Moroni||Fri 10:20 AM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm|| WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 1:20 PM||1632 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| E|
|Mogadishu||Fri 10:20 AM||1816 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 10:20 AM||2039 km||1267 miles||1101 nm|| W|
|Male||Fri 12:20 PM||2265 km||1408 miles||1223 nm|| NE|
|Dodoma||Fri 10:20 AM||2438 km||1515 miles||1316 nm|| W|
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