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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: 5%

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 Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 03' South, Longitude: 28° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.31 meters/second, 1570.7 km/hour, 976.0 miles/hour or 848.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.27 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 25' 29.0"975.90 miwest0° 09' 44.4"11.16 minorth976.26 mi
24 hours13° 37' 20.3"921.62 mieast4° 13' 20.9"290.22 minorth972.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeThu 9:20 AM858 km533 miles463 nmWest-northwest WNW
Fernando de NoronhaThu 10:20 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorThu 9:20 AM1129 km701 miles610 nmWest W
FortalezaThu 9:20 AM1472 km914 miles795 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroThu 9:20 AM2001 km1243 miles1080 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaThu 9:20 AM2173 km1350 miles1173 nmWest-southwest WSW
São PauloThu 9:20 AM2335 km1451 miles1261 nmSouthwest SW
JamestownThu 12:20 PM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmEast-southeast ESE
BelémThu 9:20 AM2533 km1574 miles1368 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaThu 12:20 PM2794 km1736 miles1509 nmNortheast NE
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