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 12:10:00 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 12:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||12° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.41 meters/second, 1592.7 km/hour, 989.6 miles/hour or 860.0 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' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 26.9"||989.59 mi||west||0° 11' 17.4"||12.93 mi||north||989.90 mi|
|24 hours||13° 14' 12.0"||907.09 mi||east||4° 40' 42.8"||321.51 mi||north||966.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 12:10 PM||1132 km||703 miles||611 nm|| SE|
|Monrovia||Fri 12:10 PM||1574 km||978 miles||850 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Fri 12:10 PM||1712 km||1063 miles||924 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 12:10 PM||1791 km||1113 miles||967 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Fri 12:10 PM||1811 km||1125 miles||978 nm|| N|
|Conakry||Fri 12:10 PM||1928 km||1198 miles||1041 nm|| N|
|Accra||Fri 12:10 PM||1986 km||1234 miles||1072 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Fri 12:10 PM||2141 km||1330 miles||1156 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Fri 12:10 PM||2214 km||1376 miles||1195 nm|| N|
|Porto Novo||Fri 1:10 PM||2278 km||1416 miles||1230 nm|| NE|
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