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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 17:32:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 16%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 05' South, Longitude: 36° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.72 meters/second, 1597.4 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.54 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 27' 30.1"992.48 miwest0° 11' 26.8"13.11 minorth992.77 mi
24 hours12° 42' 05.2"871.89 mieast4° 39' 44.7"320.37 minorth932.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Campina GrandeSat 2:32 PM71 km44 miles39 nmEast-southeast ESE
CaruaruSat 2:32 PM142 km88 miles77 nmSouth-southeast SSE
João PessoaSat 2:32 PM174 km108 miles94 nmEast E
NatalSat 2:32 PM197 km123 miles107 nmNortheast NE
GaranhunsSat 2:32 PM199 km124 miles108 nmSouth S
RecifeSat 2:32 PM207 km129 miles112 nmEast-southeast ESE
MossoróSat 2:32 PM231 km144 miles125 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaceióSat 2:32 PM297 km184 miles160 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FortalezaSat 2:32 PM437 km272 miles236 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Fernando de NoronhaSat 3:32 PM569 km354 miles307 nmNortheast NE

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