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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

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

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 27' South, Longitude: 35° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.24 meters/second, 1545.3 km/hour, 960.2 miles/hour or 834.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"16.00 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 23' 51.3"960.05 miwest0° 08' 02.2"9.21 minorth960.41 mi
24 hours14° 08' 05.9"942.55 mieast3° 39' 12.8"251.19 minorth982.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorThu 12:32 PM434 km269 miles234 nmNorthwest NW
MaceióThu 12:32 PM640 km398 miles346 nmNorth N
RecifeThu 12:32 PM814 km506 miles439 nmNorth N
Rio de Janeiro *Thu 1:32 PM1170 km727 miles632 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaThu 12:32 PM1340 km833 miles724 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Thu 1:32 PM1342 km834 miles725 nmWest W
São Paulo *Thu 1:32 PM1484 km922 miles801 nmSouthwest SW
BelémThu 12:32 PM2114 km1314 miles1142 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Thu 12:32 PM2562 km1592 miles1383 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneThu 12:32 PM2928 km1820 miles1581 nmNorthwest NW
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