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 14:00:00 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 14:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||25° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.56 meters/second, 1607.6 km/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.0 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' 27.2"||998.91 mi||west||0° 12' 00.1"||13.75 mi||north||999.09 mi|
|24 hours||12° 51' 58.8"||888.97 mi||east||4° 47' 14.7"||328.96 mi||north||948.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Sat 12:00 Noon||791 km||492 miles||427 nm|| W|
|Recife||Sat 11:00 AM||1205 km||749 miles||650 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 11:00 AM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm|| W|
|Salvador||Sat 11:00 AM||1829 km||1136 miles||988 nm|| SW|
|Freetown||Sat 2:00 PM||1838 km||1142 miles||992 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Sat 2:00 PM||1879 km||1167 miles||1014 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Sat 2:00 PM||1908 km||1186 miles||1030 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Sat 2:00 PM||1951 km||1212 miles||1053 nm|| NNE|
|Praia||Sat 1:00 PM||1971 km||1225 miles||1064 nm|| N|
|Banjul||Sat 2:00 PM||2044 km||1270 miles||1104 nm|| NNE|
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