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 Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 12:20:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||1° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.39 meters/second, 1607.0 km/hour, 998.6 miles/hour or 867.7 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' 27.3"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 23.5"||998.54 mi||west||0° 11' 59.2"||13.73 mi||north||998.73 mi|
|24 hours||12° 53' 15.5"||890.17 mi||east||4° 47' 31.4"||329.28 mi||north||950.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Accra||Sat 12:20 PM||968 km||602 miles||523 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Sat 12:20 PM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm|| ENE|
|Abidjan||Sat 12:20 PM||984 km||611 miles||531 nm|| NNW|
|Lome||Sat 12:20 PM||1062 km||660 miles||574 nm|| NNE|
|Porto Novo||Sat 1:20 PM||1150 km||715 miles||621 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Sat 1:20 PM||1179 km||733 miles||637 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 12:20 PM||1188 km||738 miles||641 nm|| NNW|
|Libreville||Sat 1:20 PM||1257 km||781 miles||679 nm|| ENE|
|Malabo||Sat 1:20 PM||1356 km||843 miles||732 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Sat 12:20 PM||1488 km||925 miles||804 nm|| NW|
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