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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 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 46° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.68 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"961.03 miwest0° 07' 27.2"8.54 minorth961.35 mi
24 hours13° 58' 26.7"931.84 mieast3° 26' 51.7"237.03 minorth968.44 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 AM110 km69 miles60 nmWest-southwest WSW
AnápolisWed 9:40 AM240 km149 miles129 nmWest-southwest WSW
GoiâniaWed 9:40 AM291 km181 miles157 nmWest-southwest WSW
Barra do GarçasWed 9:40 AM575 km357 miles310 nmWest W
Belo HorizonteWed 9:40 AM575 km357 miles310 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São PauloWed 9:40 AM900 km559 miles486 nmSouth S
Rio de JaneiroWed 9:40 AM921 km573 miles498 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorWed 9:40 AM951 km591 miles513 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeWed 9:40 AM1542 km958 miles833 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelémWed 9:40 AM1557 km967 miles841 nmNorth N
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