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 08:00:00 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 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||48° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.46 meters/second, 1589.2 km/hour, 987.5 miles/hour or 858.1 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' 26.3"||16.46 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 16.5"||987.46 mi||west||0° 11' 04.7"||12.69 mi||north||987.78 mi|
|24 hours||13° 18' 09.9"||909.83 mi||east||4° 37' 24.9"||317.74 mi||north||968.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsiranana||Fri 11:00 AM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm|| SSE|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 11:00 AM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm|| SSW|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 11:00 AM||559 km||347 miles||302 nm|| SW|
|Moroni||Fri 11:00 AM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| WSW|
|Victoria||Fri 12:00 Noon||930 km||578 miles||502 nm|| ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 11:00 AM||987 km||614 miles||533 nm|| W|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 11:00 AM||1015 km||631 miles||548 nm|| WNW|
|Antananarivo||Fri 11:00 AM||1140 km||708 miles||615 nm|| S|
|Mogadishu||Fri 11:00 AM||1218 km||757 miles||657 nm|| NNW|
|Dodoma||Fri 11:00 AM||1386 km||861 miles||748 nm|| W|
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