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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: 16%

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 Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 05' South, Longitude: 36° 44' 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"992.49 miwest0° 11' 26.8"13.11 minorth992.77 mi
24 hours12° 42' 03.6"871.86 mieast4° 39' 45.1"320.37 minorth932.08 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 PM100 km62 miles54 nmEast E
CaruaruSat 2:32 PM157 km98 miles85 nmSoutheast SE
GaranhunsSat 2:32 PM202 km125 miles109 nmSouth S
João PessoaSat 2:32 PM204 km127 miles110 nmEast E
NatalSat 2:32 PM218 km136 miles118 nmNortheast NE
MossoróSat 2:32 PM221 km137 miles119 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RecifeSat 2:32 PM233 km145 miles126 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaceióSat 2:32 PM307 km190 miles166 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FortalezaSat 2:32 PM422 km262 miles228 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Fernando de NoronhaSat 3:32 PM593 km368 miles320 nmNortheast NE

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