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 13:30:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||18° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.51 meters/second, 1607.4 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 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"||16.65 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 26.1"||998.80 mi||west||0° 12' 00.0"||13.74 mi||north||998.98 mi|
|24 hours||12° 52' 21.7"||889.33 mi||east||4° 47' 20.2"||329.06 mi||north||949.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Sat 1:30 PM||1306 km||812 miles||705 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Sat 1:30 PM||1373 km||853 miles||741 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Sat 1:30 PM||1459 km||906 miles||788 nm|| NNE|
|Bissau||Sat 1:30 PM||1658 km||1030 miles||895 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 1:30 PM||1790 km||1112 miles||966 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Sat 1:30 PM||1816 km||1128 miles||980 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Sat 1:30 PM||1817 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| N|
|Recife||Sat 10:30 AM||1940 km||1206 miles||1048 nm|| WSW|
|Dakar||Sat 1:30 PM||1946 km||1209 miles||1051 nm|| N|
|Jamestown||Sat 1:30 PM||1982 km||1231 miles||1070 nm|| SE|
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