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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 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 35' South, Longitude: 30° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.37 meters/second, 1545.7 km/hour, 960.5 miles/hour or 834.6 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' 41.3"960.33 miwest0° 07' 19.6"8.40 minorth960.65 mi
24 hours13° 59' 20.4"932.19 mieast3° 24' 07.7"233.90 minorth968.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorWed 8:30 AM949 km590 miles512 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeWed 8:30 AM977 km607 miles528 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de JaneiroWed 8:30 AM1598 km993 miles863 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaWed 8:30 AM1604 km997 miles866 nmNorthwest NW
BrasiliaWed 8:30 AM1905 km1184 miles1029 nmWest W
São PauloWed 8:30 AM1944 km1208 miles1050 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémWed 8:30 AM2552 km1586 miles1378 nmNorthwest NW
JamestownWed 11:30 AM2613 km1623 miles1411 nmEast E
Asuncion *Wed 8:30 AM3059 km1901 miles1652 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaWed 11:30 AM3224 km2003 miles1741 nmNortheast NE
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