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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: 3%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 09' South, Longitude: 25° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.23 meters/second, 1530.8 km/hour, 951.2 miles/hour or 826.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.85 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 23' 12.4"951.05 miwest0° 06' 07.8"7.03 minorth951.34 mi
24 hours14° 33' 16.3"962.13 mieast3° 00' 17.6"206.63 minorth991.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeWed 9:30 AM1404 km872 miles758 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorWed 9:30 AM1438 km894 miles777 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Wed 10:30 AM1927 km1197 miles1040 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaWed 9:30 AM2035 km1264 miles1099 nmNorthwest NW
JamestownWed 12:30 PM2148 km1335 miles1160 nmEast E
São Paulo *Wed 10:30 AM2285 km1420 miles1234 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Wed 10:30 AM2360 km1467 miles1275 nmWest W
BelémWed 9:30 AM3029 km1882 miles1636 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaWed 12:30 PM3075 km1911 miles1661 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownWed 12:30 PM3155 km1960 miles1703 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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