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 07:30:00 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 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||55° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.34 meters/second, 1588.8 km/hour, 987.2 miles/hour or 857.9 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' 26.1"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 15.4"||987.20 mi||west||0° 11' 03.1"||12.66 mi||north||987.52 mi|
|24 hours||13° 18' 38.8"||910.16 mi||east||4° 36' 58.7"||317.24 mi||north||968.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Fri 11:30 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm|| N|
|Port Louis||Fri 11:30 AM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm|| S|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 11:30 AM||1345 km||836 miles||726 nm|| S|
|Moroni||Fri 10:30 AM||1350 km||839 miles||729 nm|| WSW|
|Antananarivo||Fri 10:30 AM||1405 km||873 miles||758 nm|| SW|
|Mogadishu||Fri 10:30 AM||1622 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 10:30 AM||1775 km||1103 miles||959 nm|| W|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 1:30 PM||1896 km||1178 miles||1024 nm|| E|
|Dodoma||Fri 10:30 AM||2174 km||1351 miles||1174 nm|| W|
|Nairobi||Fri 10:30 AM||2204 km||1370 miles||1190 nm|| WNW|
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