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 08:30:00 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 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 32' ||South|
|Longitude: ||40° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.57 meters/second, 1589.7 km/hour, 987.8 miles/hour or 858.4 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' 17.7"||987.73 mi||west||0° 11' 06.3"||12.72 mi||north||988.05 mi|
|24 hours||13° 17' 41.2"||909.51 mi||east||4° 37' 50.7"||318.23 mi||north||967.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 11:30 AM||255 km||159 miles||138 nm|| NW|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 11:30 AM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm|| NW|
|Moroni||Fri 11:30 AM||440 km||274 miles||238 nm|| SE|
|Mombasa||Fri 11:30 AM||512 km||318 miles||277 nm|| NNW|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 11:30 AM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm|| SE|
|Dodoma||Fri 11:30 AM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| WNW|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 11:30 AM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm|| SE|
|Nampula||Fri 10:30 AM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm|| SSW|
|Mbeya||Fri 11:30 AM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm|| W|
|Garissa||Fri 11:30 AM||904 km||561 miles||488 nm|| N|
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