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, March 21, 2014 at 03:56:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 80%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 21, 2014 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||6° 14' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.05 meters/second, 1544.6 km/hour, 959.8 miles/hour or 834.0 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' 27.9"||16.00 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||south||16.00 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 58.0"||959.57 mi||west||0° 05' 31.1"||6.32 mi||south||959.36 mi|
|24 hours||13° 03' 11.3"||865.88 mi||east||1° 45' 37.0"||121.06 mi||south||870.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 3:56 AM||84 km||52 miles||46 nm|| NE|
|Luanda||Fri 4:56 AM||2277 km||1415 miles||1229 nm|| ENE|
|São Tomé||Fri 3:56 AM||2344 km||1457 miles||1266 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Fri 3:56 AM||2425 km||1507 miles||1309 nm|| N|
|Accra||Fri 3:56 AM||2527 km||1570 miles||1364 nm|| NNE|
|Windhoek *||Fri 5:56 AM||2537 km||1576 miles||1370 nm|| ESE|
|Libreville||Fri 4:56 AM||2541 km||1579 miles||1372 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Fri 3:56 AM||2573 km||1599 miles||1389 nm|| NNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 3:56 AM||2581 km||1604 miles||1393 nm|| N|
|Lome||Fri 3:56 AM||2634 km||1637 miles||1422 nm|| NNE|
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