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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 12:30:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 AM146 km91 miles79 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BrasiliaWed 9:30 AM391 km243 miles211 nmWest W
Belo HorizonteWed 9:30 AM495 km307 miles267 nmSouth S
GoiâniaWed 9:30 AM552 km343 miles298 nmWest-southwest WSW
VitóriaWed 9:30 AM680 km422 miles367 nmSoutheast SE
SalvadorWed 9:30 AM680 km423 miles367 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio de JaneiroWed 9:30 AM839 km521 miles453 nmSouth S
São PauloWed 9:30 AM930 km578 miles502 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RecifeWed 9:30 AM1307 km812 miles706 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaWed 9:30 AM1441 km896 miles778 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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