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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 6:54:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 82%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 21, 2016 at 9:16 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, May 29, 2016 at 12:13 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 06:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 02' South, Longitude: 50° 37' West

The ground speed is currently 428.44 meters/second, 1542.4 kilometres/hour, 958.4 miles/hour or 832.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"15.97 miWest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 miNorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 29' 14.3"958.17 miWest0° 04' 10.4"4.79 miNorth958.36 mi
24 hours12° 17' 52.7"813.42 miEast2° 05' 11.2"143.47 miNorth830.25 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GoiâniaThu 3:54 AM151 km94 miles81 nmEast-northeast ENE
AnápolisThu 3:54 AM194 km121 miles105 nmEast-northeast ENE
ItumbiaraThu 3:54 AM213 km132 miles115 nmSoutheast SE
Barra do GarçasThu 3:54 AM217 km135 miles117 nmNorthwest NW
BrasiliaThu 3:54 AM323 km201 miles174 nmEast-northeast ENE
PirassunungaThu 3:54 AM643 km399 miles347 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pedro Juan CaballeroThu 2:54 AM811 km504 miles438 nmSouthwest SW
São PauloThu 3:54 AM832 km517 miles449 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Fuerte OlimpoThu 2:54 AM883 km548 miles477 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroThu 3:54 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmSoutheast SE

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