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 12:30:00 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: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||16° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.48 meters/second, 1592.9 km/hour, 989.8 miles/hour or 860.1 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"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 27.7"||989.76 mi||west||0° 11' 18.3"||12.95 mi||north||990.06 mi|
|24 hours||13° 13' 53.3"||906.86 mi||east||4° 40' 57.0"||321.78 mi||north||966.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 12:30 PM||1516 km||942 miles||818 nm|| SE|
|Monrovia||Fri 12:30 PM||1702 km||1057 miles||919 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Fri 12:30 PM||1846 km||1147 miles||997 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Fri 12:30 PM||1946 km||1209 miles||1051 nm|| N|
|Recife||Fri 9:30 AM||1980 km||1230 miles||1069 nm|| W|
|Abidjan||Fri 12:30 PM||2039 km||1267 miles||1101 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 12:30 PM||2069 km||1286 miles||1117 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Fri 12:30 PM||2178 km||1353 miles||1176 nm|| N|
|Banjul||Fri 12:30 PM||2349 km||1460 miles||1269 nm|| N|
|Accra||Fri 12:30 PM||2371 km||1473 miles||1280 nm|| NE|
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