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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: 12%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 37' South, Longitude: 26° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.30 meters/second, 1545.5 km/hour, 960.3 miles/hour or 834.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"16.01 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 24' 40.8"960.18 miwest0° 07' 17.8"8.36 minorth960.50 mi
24 hours13° 59' 32.4"932.27 mieast3° 23' 29.9"233.18 minorth967.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeWed 8:14 AM1253 km779 miles677 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorWed 8:14 AM1350 km839 miles729 nmWest W
FortalezaWed 8:14 AM1882 km1169 miles1016 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroWed 8:14 AM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownWed 11:14 AM2201 km1368 miles1189 nmEast E
São PauloWed 8:14 AM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaWed 8:14 AM2316 km1439 miles1251 nmWest W
BelémWed 8:14 AM2899 km1801 miles1565 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaWed 11:14 AM2964 km1842 miles1601 nmNortheast NE
FreetownWed 11:14 AM3028 km1882 miles1635 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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