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 12:40:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||6° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.43 meters/second, 1607.1 km/hour, 998.6 miles/hour or 867.8 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' 24.3"||998.62 mi||west||0° 11' 59.5"||13.73 mi||north||998.80 mi|
|24 hours||12° 53' 00.0"||889.93 mi||east||4° 47' 28.6"||329.22 mi||north||949.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abidjan||Sat 12:40 PM||957 km||595 miles||517 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 12:40 PM||1098 km||682 miles||593 nm|| N|
|Accra||Sat 12:40 PM||1157 km||719 miles||625 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Sat 12:40 PM||1163 km||723 miles||628 nm|| NNW|
|Lome||Sat 12:40 PM||1303 km||810 miles||704 nm|| NE|
|Jamestown||Sat 12:40 PM||1422 km||883 miles||768 nm|| S|
|Porto Novo||Sat 1:40 PM||1435 km||891 miles||775 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Sat 12:40 PM||1477 km||918 miles||797 nm|| ENE|
|Lagos||Sat 1:40 PM||1488 km||924 miles||803 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Sat 12:40 PM||1504 km||935 miles||812 nm|| NNW|
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