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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 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 46° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.67 meters/second, 1546.8 km/hour, 961.2 miles/hour or 835.2 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' 42.9"960.95 miwest0° 07' 27.1"8.54 minorth961.27 mi
24 hours13° 58' 27.7"931.78 mieast3° 26' 49.0"236.97 minorth968.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BrasiliaWed 9:40 AM138 km85 miles74 nmWest-southwest WSW
GoiâniaWed 9:40 AM316 km197 miles171 nmWest-southwest WSW
Belo HorizonteWed 9:40 AM559 km348 miles302 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Barra do GarçasWed 9:40 AM603 km375 miles326 nmWest W
São PauloWed 9:40 AM900 km559 miles486 nmSouth S
Rio de JaneiroWed 9:40 AM910 km565 miles491 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorWed 9:40 AM923 km574 miles499 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeWed 9:40 AM1517 km943 miles819 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelémWed 9:40 AM1560 km970 miles843 nmNorth N
FortalezaWed 9:40 AM1566 km973 miles846 nmNortheast NE
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