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 12:40:00 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 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 46' ||South|
|Longitude: ||19° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.52 meters/second, 1593.1 km/hour, 989.9 miles/hour or 860.2 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' 28.0"||989.84 mi||west||0° 11' 18.8"||12.96 mi||north||990.14 mi|
|24 hours||13° 13' 43.9"||906.75 mi||east||4° 41' 04.0"||321.91 mi||north||965.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Fri 9:40 AM||1715 km||1066 miles||926 nm|| W|
|Jamestown||Fri 12:40 PM||1735 km||1078 miles||937 nm|| ESE|
|Monrovia||Fri 12:40 PM||1822 km||1132 miles||984 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Fri 12:40 PM||1920 km||1193 miles||1037 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Fri 12:40 PM||2009 km||1248 miles||1085 nm|| NNE|
|Salvador||Fri 9:40 AM||2174 km||1351 miles||1174 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 9:40 AM||2178 km||1353 miles||1176 nm|| W|
|Bissau||Fri 12:40 PM||2209 km||1373 miles||1193 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Fri 12:40 PM||2232 km||1387 miles||1205 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 12:40 PM||2243 km||1394 miles||1211 nm|| NE|
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