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 13:20:00 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 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||28° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.66 meters/second, 1593.6 km/hour, 990.2 miles/hour or 860.5 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' 26.4"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 29.8"||990.16 mi||west||0° 11' 20.6"||12.99 mi||north||990.46 mi|
|24 hours||13° 13' 06.3"||906.31 mi||east||4° 41' 31.3"||322.43 mi||north||965.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Fri 11:20 AM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm|| NW|
|Recife||Fri 10:20 AM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Fri 10:20 AM||1149 km||714 miles||621 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Fri 10:20 AM||1198 km||744 miles||647 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia||Fri 10:20 AM||2250 km||1398 miles||1215 nm|| WSW|
|Belém||Fri 10:20 AM||2271 km||1411 miles||1226 nm|| WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Fri 10:20 AM||2279 km||1416 miles||1231 nm|| SW|
|Freetown||Fri 1:20 PM||2494 km||1550 miles||1347 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Fri 1:20 PM||2538 km||1577 miles||1371 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Fri 1:20 PM||2540 km||1578 miles||1372 nm|| NE|
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