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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 5:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 28' South, Longitude: 44° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.63 meters/second, 1546.7 km/hour, 961.1 miles/hour or 835.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"16.02 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 24' 42.8"960.85 miwest0° 07' 26.0"8.52 minorth961.17 mi
24 hours13° 58' 35.3"931.83 mieast3° 26' 25.8"236.52 minorth968.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Montes ClarosWed 9:30 AM148 km92 miles80 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BrasiliaWed 9:30 AM391 km243 miles211 nmWest W
Belo HorizonteWed 9:30 AM476 km296 miles257 nmSouth S
GoiâniaWed 9:30 AM558 km347 miles301 nmWest-southwest WSW
VitóriaWed 9:30 AM678 km421 miles366 nmSoutheast SE
SalvadorWed 9:30 AM681 km423 miles368 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio de JaneiroWed 9:30 AM839 km521 miles453 nmSouth S
São PauloWed 9:30 AM931 km579 miles503 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RecifeWed 9:30 AM1305 km811 miles705 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaWed 9:30 AM1437 km893 miles776 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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