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 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||2° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.27 meters/second, 1592.2 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 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' 26.3"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 25.2"||989.28 mi||west||0° 11' 15.6"||12.90 mi||north||989.59 mi|
|24 hours||13° 14' 47.9"||907.51 mi||east||4° 40' 15.2"||320.98 mi||north||966.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 11:32 AM||929 km||577 miles||502 nm|| SSW|
|São Tomé||Fri 11:32 AM||1415 km||879 miles||764 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Fri 11:32 AM||1475 km||916 miles||796 nm|| N|
|Accra||Fri 11:32 AM||1526 km||948 miles||824 nm|| NNE|
|Lome||Fri 11:32 AM||1627 km||1011 miles||879 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 11:32 AM||1656 km||1029 miles||894 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Fri 12:32 PM||1660 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| ENE|
|Porto Novo||Fri 12:32 PM||1715 km||1066 miles||926 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Fri 12:32 PM||1742 km||1083 miles||941 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Fri 12:32 PM||1786 km||1110 miles||964 nm|| E|
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