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 22, 2014 at 04:56:00 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: 70%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||7° 38' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.22 meters/second, 1527.2 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.6 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' 26.6"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||south||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 42.7"||948.74 mi||west||0° 03' 00.1"||3.44 mi||south||948.61 mi|
|24 hours||13° 29' 24.5"||886.04 mi||east||0° 40' 50.4"||46.82 mi||south||885.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 4:56 AM||333 km||207 miles||180 nm|| NE|
|Luanda||Sat 5:56 AM||2486 km||1545 miles||1342 nm|| ENE|
|São Tomé||Sat 4:56 AM||2593 km||1611 miles||1400 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek *||Sat 6:56 AM||2621 km||1628 miles||1415 nm|| ESE|
|Abidjan||Sat 4:56 AM||2643 km||1642 miles||1427 nm|| N|
|Monrovia||Sat 4:56 AM||2746 km||1706 miles||1483 nm|| N|
|Accra||Sat 4:56 AM||2761 km||1716 miles||1491 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Sat 5:56 AM||2789 km||1733 miles||1506 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 4:56 AM||2791 km||1734 miles||1507 nm|| N|
|Lome||Sat 4:56 AM||2872 km||1785 miles||1551 nm|| NNE|
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